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Meet Our Faculty

Meet Our Faculty

The Saint Xavier University Department of Music offers quality music programs, grounded in the liberal arts tradition, which prepare music students for careers in the field of music. The Music Department faculty provide an enriched, supportive learning environment that promotes the attainment of knowledge and artistic expression within a broad cultural context.

Please take a moment to meet our talented faculty.

barwan

Amy Barwan

Oboe

baxter

Brett Baxter

Percussion

bickel

Jan Bickel

Director of Vocal Studies

carlasare

Heather Carlasare

Violin and Viola

chin

Pablo Chin

Theory

claude

Irene Claude

Flute

coutts

Greg Coutts

Director of Theoretical Studies

garrity

Regina Garrity

Irish Music

guarnuccio

Bryan Guarnuccio

Aural Skills

johnson

Skyler Johnson

Low Brass

bogan

Laura Kempa Bogan

Chorale

kropidlowski

Monica Kropidlowski

Piano

lee

Patricia Lee

Director of Keyboard Studies

malecki

Jeff Malecki

Director of Bands and Orchestra, Low Brass

mantell

Emily Mantell

Cello

mcmichael

Stacy McMichael

String Bass

olive

Jordan Olive

Trumpet

pattinson

Drew Pattinson

Bassoon

regan

Lara Regan

Clarinet and Saxophone

salmon

Shawn Salmon

Director of Jazz Studies, Guitar

surma

Daniel Surma

Piano

tollett

Rachel Tollett

Musicology, Ethnomusicology 

valazquez

Pualette Valazquez

Horn

walters-beach

Vicki Walters-Beach

Music Education