People

Department Contact:

Main Office: 773.702.8484
Fax: 773.753.0558
Library: 773.702.8445

To request a room or hall reservation, e-mail your request to music-reservations@lists.uchicago.edu

Plea​se Note:

If you have questions about the Music Department or our Performance Program, please be sure to check the Frequently Asked Questions pages for information before you contact faculty or staff:


Faculty: 

Phone, Office:

Easley Blackwood
Professor Emeritus

773.702.8484
GoH 309

Philip V. Bohlman
Ludwig Rosenberger Distinguished Service Professor

773.702.0514
GoH 211

Amy Briggs
Director, Chamber Music

Logan 405

Seth Brodsky
Assistant Professor; Director of Undergraduate Studies

773.702.5909
GoH 405

Melvin L. Butler
Assistant Professor

773.702.3499
GoH 301

Anthony Cheung
Assistant Professor

773.702.9055
GoH 113

Thomas Christensen
Avalon Foundation Professor

773.834.4181
WB 402

Martha Feldman
Mabel Greene Myers Professor

773.702.8697
GoH 318

Philip Gossett
Robert W. Reneker Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus

not in residence

Berthold Hoeckner
Associate Professor; Co-Director of Graduate Admissions

773.702.7629
GoH 203

Travis A. Jackson
Associate Professor

773.834.1933
GoH 302

James Kallembach
Senior Lecturer in Music; Director of Choral Activities

773.702.6063
Cobb 429

Robert L. Kendrick
Professor of Music; Co-Director of Graduate Admissions

773.834.8229
GoH 308

Phillip Kloeckner
Lecturer in Music

773.702.9847
GoH 111

Kaley Reid Mason
Assistant Professor

773.702.8668
GoH 201

Nancy Murphy
Lecturer in Music Theory

773.834.4442
GoH 407

Marta Ptaszynska
Helen B. and Frank L. Sulzberger Professor

773.702.8663
GoH 206

Shulamit Ran
Andrew MacLeish Distinguished Service Professor Emerita

773.702.3072
GoH 401

Don Michael Randel
Professor Emeritus; President Emeritus; Honorary Trustee of the University

212.500.2550
not in residence

Steven Rings
Associate Professor; Director of Graduate Studies

773.702.8577
GoH 304

Anne Walters Robertson
Claire Dux Swift Distinguished Service Professor; Chair, Department of Music

773.702.8500
GoH 313

Barbara Schubert
Senior Lecturer; Director, Performance Program; Conductor, University Symphony Orchestra; Director, New Music Ensemble

773.702.7628
GoH 403; LC 217B

Augusta Read Thomas
University Professor

773.834.9935
GoH 202

Lawrence Zbikowski
Associate Professor

773.702.8788
GoH 207

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Performance Program Directors:

Phone, Office:

Svetlana Belsky
Director, Piano Program

773.702.8484
LC 405

Mwata Bowden
Director, Jazz X-tet

773.702.8484
GoH 309

Amy Briggs
Director, Chamber Music

Logan 405

Cliff Colnot
Conductor, Contempo

312.573.2215

Chip De Stefano
Director, University Wind Ensemble

773.702.8484
GoH 309

James Kallembach
Director, Choral Activities

773.702.6063
Cobb 429

Patrice Michaels
Director, Vocal Studies

773.702.8484
GoH 309

Minu Pasupathi
Director, South Asian Vocal Ensemble

773.702.8484
GoH 309

Barbara Schubert
Senior Lecturer; Director, Performance Program; Conductor, University Symphony Orchestra; Director, New Music Ensemble

773.702.7628
GoH 403; LC 217B

Matthew Sheppard
Director, University Chamber Orchestra

 

Mollie Stone
Assistant Director, Choral Activities

 

Wanees Zarour
Director, Middle East Music Ensemble

773.702.8484
GoH 309

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Departmental Staff:

E-mail, Phone, Office:

Emily Anderson
Academic Support Specialist

andersone@uchicago.edu
773.834.3392
GoH 303

Rashida N. Black
Director of Public Relations

rashida@uchicago.edu
773.702.3427
LC 217

James Burke
Assistant to the Operations Manager

jamesdb@uchicago.edu
773.702.2120
GoH 310

Melanie A. Cloghessy
Chair's Assistant; Reception

cloghess@uchicago.edu
773.702.8484
GoH 309

Peter Gillette
Academic Affairs and Operations Manager

ptgillette@uchicago.edu
773.702.2089
GoH 310

Amy Iwano
Executive Director, University of Chicago Presents

iwano@uchicago.edu
773.702.1233
5720 S. Woodlawn

Scott Landvatter
Bibliographer for Music

slandvat@uchicago.edu
773.702.8447
JRL 362

Trish Lawlis
Coordinator, Center for Italian Opera Studies

plawlis@uchicago.edu
773.702.9148
5720 S. Woodlawn

Ken Orgel
Piano Technician

orgel@kopiano.com
 

D. Luke Ramus
Web Content and Computer Support Administrator

dramus@uchicago.edu
773.834.3383
GoH 309

Hugo J. Seda
Director of Production and Education, University of Chicago Presents

seda@uchicago.edu
773.702.0971
5720 S. Woodlawn

Claire Snarski
Graphic Designer

csnarski@uchicago.edu
773.834.3927
LC 217

Laura Swierzbin
Coordinator, Performance Program

ltswierz@uchicago.edu
773.702.9075
GoH 403

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Graduate Students

A list of current students, and information on their interests, is maintained by the Graduate Music Society.

Alumni

A list of alumni from the Department of Music can be found in the Graduate Study section of the site. 

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