Meet Our Faculty

Photo of Eric Melley conducting Symphonic Winds in Spring 2019

Whether you’re a singer-in-training, an aspiring player, or you’re interested in the history of music, our esteemed faculty members have you covered.

We’re specialists in music education, choral music, jazz studies, vocal performance, and instrumental training — among many other areas of interest. Please explore the links to the left to learn more about us.

Faculty Offices are located on the ground level of the Smith Center for the Arts

Complete Faculty Listing

Catherine Gordon, Ph.D. – Chair
Music History/Harpsichord
865-1898 – G05

Yoon Chung, M.M.
Adjunct Faculty
Piano Class/Music Theory/Piano

Elizabeth Heath, M.M.
Coordinator, Vocal Studies/Opera Workshop/Voice
401.865.1812 G11

Jeffrey Hoyer, B.A. 
Director of Pep Band

Sang Woo Kang, D.M.A.
Director of Orchestra
Piano Class – Basic Concepts-Piano
401.865.2564 (G17)

Michael C. Kregler, M.M. ~
Accompanist/Piano Class/Piano/Composition
401.865.1870 (G13)

William Longo, D.M.A ~
Director of Music Technology and Production
Composition/Jazz Studies/Music Theory
401.865.1371 (G06)

Eric Melley, D.M.A.
Director of Instrumental Activities
Symphonic Winds,/Jazz Band/Trumpet
401.865.2607 (G15)

Krishan Oberoi, D.M.A.
Director of Choral Activities

David Riley, M.M.,
Adjunct Faculty

JoAnn Thomas,  Ed,D.
Music Education
401.865-1954 G07

Applied Faculty

Randy Cloutier, B.A., percussion

Neal Ferreira, M.Mus., vocal

Anne Gasper, M.M., flute

Elizabeth Gates, M.M., french horn

Catherine Gordon, Ph.D., harpsichord
Laura Gully,  B.A.,violin

Elizabeth Heath, M.M., voice

Rachel Hanauer, M.M, voice

Jeffrey Hoyer, B.A., trombone

Sang Woo Kang, D.M.A., piano

Christopher Kelton, D.M., saxophone/clarinet

Michael Kregler, M.M., jazz piano/composition

William Longo, D.M.A, trumpet/composition

David Martinez, M.A., organ

Eric Melley, D.M.A,  trumpet

Vincent Pagano, drums

David Riley, M.M., guitar

Bryan Rizzuto, electric bass

Andrienne Taylor, M.M. cello