Master of Music: Instrumental Performance

Degree requirements

Since degree requirements and course offerings can change from year to year, consult the general course catalog for your appropriate school year's requirements and suggestions. If you would like more advice, please contact any of the instrumental performance faculty for guidance.

Instrumental faculty

Brass
James Albrecht
James Albrecht, DMA
Assistant Professor of Trombone
(775) 682-9876
UAB 146
4132
Woodwinds
Joshua Anderson
Joshua Anderson, DMA
Assistant Professor of Clarinet
(775) 682-9878
UAB 148
4135
Keyboard/Piano
Albina Asryan
Albina Asryan, DMA
Instructor of Piano
(775) 784-6862
CFA 131
4193
Strings
Dmitri Atapine
Dmitri Atapine, DMA
Chair, Department of Music; Professor of Music in Cello
(775) 682-9034
CFA 132
4134
Keyboard/Piano
Adam Benjamin
Adam Benjamin, MFA
Assistant Professor of Jazz Studies and Piano
(775) 784-1501
UAB 206
4193
Strings
Joey Berger
Joey Berger
Instructor of Guitar
CFA 124
4134
Brass
Jonathan Bhatia
Jonathan Bhatia, MM
Lecturer of Trumpet
(775) 682-9879
UAB 149
4132
Woodwinds
Karl Busch
Karl Busch, MM
Instructor of Saxophone
CFA 133A
4135
Keyboard/Piano
Robert Callaghan
Robert Callaghan, RPT
Keyboard Technician
4193
Woodwinds
Douglas Coomler
Douglas Coomler
Instructor of Saxophone
CFA 131
4135
Strings
Ed Corey
Ed Corey, MA
Lecturer of Guitar
(775) 682-9088
CFA 124
4134
Brass
Russ Dickman
Russ Dickman, MM
Instructor of Tuba and Euphonium
4132
Brass
Larry Engstrom
Larry Engstrom, DMA
Professor of Music and Trumpet
(775) 682-8803
CFA 138A
4132
Woodwinds
Peter Epstein
Peter Epstein, MM
Professor of Music in Jazz Saxophone; Director of Jazz Studies
(775) 784-4061
UAB 151
4135
Woodwinds
Eric Fassbender
Eric Fassbender, DMA
Teaching Assistant Professor of Bassoon
(775) 682-9020
VSG 101A
4135
Woodwinds
Jose Flores
Jose Flores, MM
Director of Mariachi Ensemble
CFA 133
4135
Keyboard/Piano
Daniel Fung
Daniel Fung, DMA
Teaching Assistant Professor of Collaborative Piano and Vocal Coaching
CFA 140
4193
Strings
Luciana Gallo
Luciana Gallo, DMA
Instructor of Cello
CFA 133
4134
Keyboard/Piano
Pat Gardner
Pat Gardner
Collaborative Pianist
CFA 137
4193
Strings
Hans Halt
Hans Halt, MM
Lecturer of String Bass
(775) 682-9032
CFA 129
4134
Percussion
Andrew Heglund
Andrew Heglund, DA
Associate Professor of Percussion
(775) 682-9025
CFA 13A
4133
Brass
Natalie Brooke Higgins
Natalie Brooke Higgins, DMA
Assistant Professor of Horn
(775) 682-9877
UAB 147
4132
Woodwinds
Aaron Hill
Aaron Hill, DMA
Assistant Professor of Oboe and Classical Saxophone
(775) 682-9880
UAB 205
4135
Woodwinds
Mary Miller
Mary Miller, MM
Lecturer of Flute; Coordinator of Scholarships, Recruiting and Auditions
(775) 682-9026
VSG 100B
4135
Keyboard/Piano
Adela Hyeyeon Park
Adela Hyeyeon Park, DMA
Associate Professor of Piano
(775) 682-9030
UAB 207
4193
Brass
Josh D. Reed
Josh D. Reed, DMA
Assistant Professor of Jazz Trumpet
(775) 682-9039
UAB 150
4132
Strings
Marina Roznitovsky Oster
Marina Roznitovsky Oster , PD
Instructor of Harp
(775) 682-8971
CFA 125
4134
Strings
Stephanie Sant'Ambrogio
Stephanie Sant'Ambrogio, MM
Professor of Music and Violin/Viola; Director of Orchestra Career Studies Program
(775) 682-9024
CFA 127
4134
Strings
Rose Sciaroni
Rose Sciaroni, DME
Instructor of String Methods
4134
Percussion
Blair Williams
Blair Williams, MM
Instructor of Percussion; Assistant to Marching Bands
CFA 13
4133
Keyboard/Piano
James Winn
James Winn, DMA
Professor of Music and Piano; Director of Keyboard Studies; Director of Compositional Studies
(775) 784-4051
CFA 138
4193