Master of Music: Instrumental Performance

Degree requirements

Since degree requirements and music 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 on the Master of Music, Instrumental Performance degree, please contact any of the instrumental performance faculty for guidance.

Instrumental faculty

Brass
James Albrecht
James Albrecht, DMA
Assistant Professor of Trombone and Euphonium
(775) 682-9876
UFA 146
4132
Woodwinds
Joshua Anderson
Joshua Anderson, DMA
Assistant Professor of Clarinet
(775) 682-9878
UFA 148
4135
Strings
Dmitri Atapine
Dmitri Atapine, DMA
Professor of Music and Cello
(775) 682-9034
CFA 132
4134
Keyboard/Piano
Adam Benjamin
Adam Benjamin, MFA
Associate Professor of Jazz Studies and Piano
(775) 784-1501
UFA 206
4193
Brass
Jonathan Bhatia
Jonathan Bhatia, MM
Lecturer of Trumpet
(775) 682-9879
UFA 149
4132
Strings
Dustin Budish
Dustin Budish, MM
Instructor of Viola
4134
Keyboard/Piano
Maribeth Burt
Maribeth Burt
Instructor of Sight-Singing and Class Piano
4193
Keyboard/Piano
Robert Callaghan
Robert Callaghan, RPT
Keyboard Technician
4193
Keyboard/Piano
Bryan Chuan
Bryan Chuan, DMA
Lecturer of Piano
4193
Brass
Percussion
Carol Colwell
Carol Colwell, MM
Instructor of Percussion
4133
Strings
Ed Corey
Ed Corey, MA
Lecturer of Guitar
(775) 682-9088
CFA 124
4134
Strings
Sarah Coyl
Sarah Coyl, MM
Instructor
4134
Brass
Russ Dickman
Russ Dickman, MM
Instructor of Tuba
(775) 223-9896
4132
Woodwinds
Peter Epstein
Peter Epstein, MM
Interim Director School of the Arts; Professor of Music in Jazz Saxophone; Director of Jazz Studies
(775) 784-4061
UFA 151
4135
Woodwinds
Eric Fassbender
Eric Fassbender, DMA
Associate Chair; Teaching Assistant Professor of Bassoon
(775) 682-9020
VSG 101A
4135
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
UFA 147
4132
Woodwinds
Aaron Hill
Aaron Hill, DMA
Assistant Professor of Oboe and Classical Saxophone he,him
(775) 682-9880
UFA 205
4135
Keyboard/Piano
Aren Long
Aren Long
Lecturer, Collaborative Piano
4193
Woodwinds
Mary Miller
Mary Miller, MM
Senior Lecturer of Flute; Coordinator of Scholarships, Recruiting and Auditions
(775) 682-9026
VSG 100B
4135
Strings
Marina Roznitovsky Oster
Marina Roznitovsky Oster, MM
Instructor of Harp
(775) 682-8971
CFA 125
4134
Keyboard/Piano
Adela Hyeyeon Park
Adela Hyeyeon Park, DMA
Associate Professor of Piano
(775) 682-9030
UFA 207
4193
Brass
Josh D. Reed
Josh D. Reed, DMA
Assistant Professor of Jazz Trumpet
(775) 682-9039
UFA 150
4132
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
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