CCM Divisional and Departmental Leadership

Composition, Musicology and Theory Division Head

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Matthew G. Peattie

Interim Division Head of Composition, Musicology, and Theory; Associate Professor of Musicology


Ensembles and Conducting Division Head

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Kevin Michael Holzman

Division Head of Ensembles and Conducting; Director and Associate Professor of Wind Studies

Chair of Choral Studies

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Joe Miller

Chair and Professor of Choral Studies

Director of Commercial Music Production

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Kim C. Pensyl

Division Head of General Studies; Director and Professor of Commercial Music Production; Professor Jazz Studies

Director of Jazz Studies

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Scott B. Belck

Director and Professor of Jazz Studies (Trumpet)

Director of Orchestral Studies

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Mark I. Gibson

Director of Orchestral Studies; Professor of Music

Director of Wind Studies

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Kevin Michael Holzman

Division Head of Ensembles and Conducting; Director and Associate Professor of Wind Studies


General Studies Division Head

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Kim C. Pensyl

Division Head of General Studies; Director and Professor of Commercial Music Production; Professor Jazz Studies


Keyboard Studies Division Head

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Jane Michelle Conda

Division Head of Keyboard Studies; Coordinator of Secondary Piano and Piano Pedagogy; Professor of Piano; CCM Prep Master Teacher, Piano

Chair of Piano

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Michael S. Chertock

Chair of Piano Department; Professor of Piano

Director of Collaborative Piano

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Kenneth R. Griffiths

Director of Collaborative Piano Activities; Professor of Collaborative Piano


Media Production Division Head

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Kevin F. Burke

Division Head and Professor of Media Production


Music Education Division Head

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Betty Anne Gottlieb

Interim Division Head and Associate Professor Educator of Music Education (Strings), Director of New Horizons Orchestra


Performance Studies Division Head

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James Bunte

Division Head of Performances Studies; Professor of Saxophone

Chair of Strings

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Won-Bin Yim

Chair of String Department; Associate Professor of Violin

Chair of Voice

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Karen S. Lykes

Dieterle Chair of Music in memory of George Andreas and Elsa Fishcher Dieterle; Professor of Voice

Chair of Woodwinds, Brass and Percussion

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Timothy J. Northcut

Chair of Woodwinds, Brass and Percussion; Professor of Music (Tuba and Euphonium)


Theatre Arts, Production and Arts Administration Division Head

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Rebecca Bromels

Interim Division Head of Theatre Arts, Production and Arts Administration (TAPAA); Chair and Associate Professor of Arts Administration

Chair of Acting

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Brant Russell

Interim A.B., Dolly, Ralph and Julia Cohen Chair of Dramatic Performance; Associate Professor of Acting

Chair of Arts Administration

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Rebecca Bromels

Interim Division Head of Theatre Arts, Production and Arts Administration (TAPAA); Chair and Associate Professor of Arts Administration

Chair of Dance

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Shauna L. Steele

Chair and Associate Professor of Dance

Chair of Musical Theatre

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Eric Daniel Santagata

Patricia A. Corbett Distinguished Chair and Associate Professor of Musical Theatre

Chair of Opera

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Stuart L. Skelton

J. Ralph Corbett Distinguished Chair of Opera; Professor of Voice

Co-Chairs of Theatre Design and Production

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Sharon Huizinga

Co-Chair of Theatre Design and Production; Assistant Professor of Lighting Design and Technology

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Matthew Daniel Tibbs

Co-Chair of Theatre Design and Production; Assistant Professor of Sound Design

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