Our People

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W. Mark 
Akin

Teacher of Applied Music, Guitar
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Darwin 
Aquino

Conductor-in-Residence
Washington University Symphony Orchestra
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​Christine 
Armistead​

Director of Vocal Activities
Senior Lecturer (Voice) Applied Music Lesson Coordinator (Voice)
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Elena 
Arredondo Farel

PhD student in Musicology
Graduate Certificate, American Culture Studies Program
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Eden 
Attar

M.A. Musicology
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Kara 
Baldus-Mehrmann

​Teacher of Applied Music, Jazz Piano
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Chris 
Becker

Director of Jazz Band
Director of Wind Ensemble
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Tad 
Biggs

PhD student in Musicology
Lynne Cooper Harvey Fellow in American Culture Studies
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​Patrick 
Burke

Chair, Department of Music
Associate Professor of Ethnomusicology
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Tamara 
Campbell

Teacher of Applied Music, Voice
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Maryse 
Carlin

Teacher of Applied Music, Piano and Harpsichord
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Varun 
Chandrasekhar

PhD student in Music Theory
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Henry 
Claude

Teacher of Applied Music, Percussion
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Jacob 
Cupps

M.A. Music Theory
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Kelly 
Daniel-Decker

Teacher of Applied Music, Voice
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Steve 
Davis

Teacher of Applied Music, jazz combo
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​Todd 
Decker

Paul Tietjens Professor of Music
Professor of Musicology, American Culture Studies, and Film and Media Studies
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Christopher​ 
Douthitt

Lecturer in Electronic Music
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​Ben 
Duane

​Associate Professor of Theory and Composition
Head of Music Theory
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Skyler 
Dykes

MA student in Musicology
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Lauren 
Eldridge Stewart

Assistant Professor of Ethnomusicology
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Nina 
Ferrigno

Teacher of Applied Music, piano
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Daniel 
Fister

PhD student in Musicology
Lynne Cooper Harvey Fellow in American Culture Studies
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Jessica  
Flannigan

Administrative Coordinator