Faculty Directory A–Z

Internationally-recognized as premiere members of their fields, the UB Department of Music faculty represent some of the most gifted and innovative musicians and scholars in the global music community. Our faculty regularly perform, record, compose and write, all while receiving consistent accolades for the work they do with UB's talented music scholars. Students rarely leave our department without developing strong ties to their professors and forming mentor/mentee relationships that continue to provide impactful support throughout their future careers.

Sabu Adeyola.

Sabu Adeyola

Adjunct Instructor (Bass Performance)

Department of Music

230 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0622

Email: adeyoladawouds@gmail.com

John Bacon.

John Bacon

Adjunct Instructor (Percussion Performance)

Department of Music

B18 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0650

Email: jwbacon@buffalo.edu

Claudia Brown.

Claudia Brown

Clinical Assistant Professor (Voice and Choral Music)

Department of Music

210 Baird Hall

Phone: (716)645-2387

Email: cbrown34@buffalo.edu

George Caldwell.

George Caldwell

Adjunct Instructor (Piano Performance)

Department of Music

B2 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0648

Email: gocaldwe@buffalo.edu

Igor Coelho A. S. Marques.

Igor Coelho A. S. Marques

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department of Music

446 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0644

Email: igorcoel@buffalo.edu

James Currie.

James Currie

Associate Professor (Historical Musicology); Historical Musicology Unit Coordinator

Department of Music

306 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0629

Email: jcurrie@buffalo.edu

Leanne Darling.

Leanne Darling

Adjunct Instructor (Viola Performance)

Department of Music

414 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0640

Email: leanneda@buffalo.edu

Tiffany Du Mouchelle.

Tiffany Du Mouchelle

Clinical Assistant Professor (Vocal Performance)

Department of Music

312 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0632

Email: tdumouch@buffalo.edu

Glenn Einschlag.

Glenn Einschlag

Adjunct Instructor (Bassoon Performance)

Department of Music

308 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0623

Email: ge4@buffalo.edu

Harry Fackelman.

Harry Fackelman

Adjunct Instructor (Saxophone Performance)

Department of Music

430 Baird Hall

Email: fackelmn@buffalo.edu

David Felder.

David Felder

SUNY Distinguished Professor; Director, Morris Center for 21st-Century Music; Director, June in Buffalo Festival; Artistic Director, Slee Sinfonietta; Composition Unit Coordinator; Co-Director, UB Creative Arts Initiative; Birge-Cary Chair in Music Composition; Interim Director: Computer Music Studios

Department of Music

116 Slee Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0658

Email: felder@buffalo.edu

Jonathan Golove.

Jonathan Golove

Department Chair; Associate Professor (Cello Performance); Director, UB Summer String Workshop

Department of Music

406 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0653

Email: golove@buffalo.edu

Eric Huebner.

Eric Huebner

Director of Graduate Studies; Associate Professor (Piano Performance); Director, Concert Committee

Department of Music

402 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0637

Email: erichueb@buffalo.edu

Sophia Kim.

Sophia Gibbs Kim

Adjunct Assistant Professor (Flute Performance)

Department of Music

316 Baird Hall

Phone: (585) 319-1502

Email: flute.sophia@gmail.com

Thomas Kolor.

Thomas Kolor

Associate Department Chair; Associate Professor (Percussion Performance); Director of Undergraduate Studies

Department of Music

B25 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0649

Email: tpkolor@buffalo.edu

Jean Kopperud.

Jean Kopperud

Professor (Clarinet Performance); Performance Unit Coordinator

Department of Music

240 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0634

Email: jkkopperud@mindspring.com

Megan Kyle.

Megan Kyle

Adjunct Professor (Oboe Performance)

Department of Music

208 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-2765

Email: megankyl@buffalo.edu

Rachel Lauber.

Rachel Lauber

Adjunct Assistant Professor (Instrumental Conducting); Director, UB Symphony Orchestra

Department of Music

302 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0627

Email: rachelclauber@gmail.com

Roland Martin.

Roland Martin

Adjunct Instructor (Organ and Harpsichord Performance)

Department of Music

448 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0645

Email: remartin@buffalo.edu

Bobby Militello.

Bobby Militello

Adjunct Instructor (Saxophone Performance)

Department of Music

B2 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0648

Email: rpmilite@buffalo.edu

Brian Moseley.

Brian Moseley

Assistant Professor (Music Theory)

Department of Music

418 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0646

Email: brianmos@buffalo.edu

Jacek Muzyk.

Jacek Muzyk

Adjunct Instructor (French Horn Performance)

Department of Music

B3 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0651

Email: jsmuzyk@buffalo.edu

Jon Nelson.

Jon Nelson

Professor (Trumpet Performance); Director, UB Concert Band; Director, Genkin Philharmonic

Department of Music

216 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-2523

Email: jrnelson@buffalo.edu

Olivier Pasquet.

Olivier Pasquet

Guest Lecturer, MUS 611 Computer Music Composition

Department of Music

Daniel Pendley.

Daniel Pendley

Adjunct Instructor (Double Bass Performance)

Department of Music

450 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0646

Email: dlpendle@buffalo.edu

J.T. Rinker

Guest Lecturer, MUS 611 Computer Music Composition

Department of Music

220 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0624; Fax: (716) 645-3824

Sungmin Shin.

Sungmin Shin

Adjunct Instructor (Guitar Performance)

Department of Music

308 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0630

Email: sungguitar@gmail.com

Charles J. Smith.

Charles J. Smith

Associate Professor (Music Theory); Music Theory Unit Coordinator; Director, Slee Institute of Tonal Harmony; Slee Chair in Music Theory

Department of Music

410 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0639

Email: cjsmith@buffalo.edu

Caroline Sonett.

Caroline Sonett

Adjunct Assistant Professor (Flute Performance)

Department of Music

316 Baird Hall

Phone: (201) 783-4953

Email: casonett@buffalo.edu

Shannon Leigh Reilly Steigerwald.

Shannon Leigh Reilly Steigerwald

Adjunct Instructor (Violin Performance)

Department of Music

Phone: (203) 912-5424

Email: shannonlreilly@gmail.com

Derek R. Strykowski.

Derek R. Strykowski

Clinical Assistant Professor (Historical Musicology)

Department of Music

310 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0631

Email: drstryko@buffalo.edu

Stephanie Vander Wel.

Stephanie Vander Wel

Associate Professor (Historical Musicology)

Department of Music

206 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-2275

Email: slv5@buffalo.edu

Emeritus Faculty

  • Frina Boldt
  • Mike Burke
  • Frank J. Cipolla
  • Sylvia Dimiziani
  • David R. Fuller
  • Martha Hyde
  • William Kothe
  • Stephen Manes
  • Robert Mols
  • Jeremy Noble
  • Nancy Nuzzo
  • Harriet Simons
  • Jeffrey Stadelman
  • Edmond Strainchamps
  • William Thomson
  • Jan Williams