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:

Jessica Swanston Baker
Assistant Professor of Music

GoH 314
773.702.8009

Easley Blackwood
Professor Emeritus

GoH 309
773.702.8484

Philip V. Bohlman
Ludwig Rosenberger Distinguished Service Professor; Director, Graduate Admissions

GoH 211
773.702.0514

Seth Brodsky
Assistant Professor; Director, Undergraduate Studies

GoH 405
773.702.5909

Anthony Cheung
Assistant Professor of Music

GoH 113
773.702.9055

Thomas Christensen
Avalon Foundation Professor; Chair, Department of Music

GoH 313
773.702.8500

Martha Feldman
Mabel Greene Myers Professor

GoH 318
773.702.8697

Philip Gossett
Robert W. Reneker Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus

not in residence

Berthold Hoeckner
Associate Professor of Music

GoH 203
773.702.7629

Jennifer Iverson
Assistant Professor of Music

GoH 301
773.702.3499

Travis A. Jackson
Associate Professor; Director, Graduate Studies

GoH 302
773.834.1933

James Kallembach
Senior Lecturer in Music; Director, Choral Activities

Cobb 429
773.702.6063

Robert L. Kendrick
Professor of Music

GoH 308
773.834.8229

Phillip Kloeckner
Lecturer in Music; Associate for Organ Studies at Rockeller Chapel

GoH 111
773.702.9847

Nancy Murphy
Lecturer in Music Theory

GoH 407
773.834.4442

Daniel Pesca
Director, Chamber Music; Lecturer

Logan 405

Sam Pluta
Assistant Professor; Director, Computer Music Studio

GoH 201
773.702.8668

Marta Ptaszynska
Helen B. and Frank L. Sulzberger Professor

GoH 206
773.702.8663

Shulamit Ran
Andrew MacLeish Distinguished Service Professor Emerita

GoH 401
773.702.3072

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

212.500.2550
not in residence

Steven Rings
Associate Professor of Music

GoH 304
773.702.8577

Anne Walters Robertson
Claire Dux Swift Distinguished Service Professor; Interim Dean, Division of the Humanities

GoH 209
773.834.0882

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

GoH 403; LC 217B
773.702.7628

Augusta Read Thomas
University Professor

GoH 202
773.834.9935

Lawrence Zbikowski
Professor of Music

GoH 207
773.702.8788

back to top

Performance Program Directors:

Phone, Office:

Svetlana Belsky
Director, Piano Program

LC 405
773.702.8484

Mwata Bowden
Director, Jazz X-tet

GoH 309
773.702.8484

Chip De Stefano
Director, University Wind Ensemble

GoH 309
773.702.8484

James Kallembach
Director, Choral Activities; Senior Lecturer in Music

Cobb 429
773.702.6063

Patrice Michaels
Director, Vocal Studies

GoH 309
773.702.8484

Minu Pasupathi
Director, South Asian Vocal Ensemble

GoH 309
773.702.8484

Daniel Pesca
Director, Chamber Music; Lecturer

Logan 405

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

GoH 403; LC 217B
773.702.7628

Matthew Sheppard
Director, University Chamber Orchestra

not in residence

Mollie Stone
Director, Choral Activities; Lecturer in Music

not in residence

Wanees Zarour
Director, Middle East Music Ensemble

GoH 309
773.702.8484

back to top

Departmental Staff:

E-mail, Phone, Office:

Emily Anderson
Academic Support Specialist

GoH 303
773.834.3392
andersone@uchicago.edu

James Burke
Assistant to the Operations Manager

GoH 310
773.702.2120
jamesdb@uchicago.edu

Melanie A. Cloghessy
Chair's Assistant; Reception

GoH 309
773.702.8484
cloghess@uchicago.edu

Samantha Farmilant
Marketing Coordinator, University of Chicago Presents

5720 S. Woodlawn
773.834.7965
sfarmilant@uchicago.edu

Peter Gillette
Academic Affairs and Operations Manager

GoH 310
773.702.2089
ptgillette@uchicago.edu

Amy Iwano
Executive Director, University of Chicago Presents

5720 S. Woodlawn
773.702.1233
iwano@uchicago.edu

Scott Landvatter
Bibliographer for Music

JRL 362
773.702.8447
slandvat@uchicago.edu

Trish Lawlis
Coordinator, Center for Italian Opera Studies

5720 S. Woodlawn
773.702.9148
plawlis@uchicago.edu

Ken Orgel
Piano Technician

orgel@kopiano.com

Justin Peters
Communications and Production Assistant, University of Chicago Presents

5720 S. Woodlawn
773.705.8068
t-9jpet0@uchicago.edu

D. Luke Ramus
Web Content and Computer Support Administrator

GoH 309
773.834.3383
dramus@uchicago.edu

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

5720 S. Woodlawn
773.702.0971
seda@uchicago.edu

Claire Snarski
Graphic Designer

LC 217
773.834.3927
csnarski@uchicago.edu

Margo Strebig
Director of Communications and Public Relations

LC 217
mstrebig@uchicago.edu

Laura Swierzbin
Coordinator, Performance Program

GoH 403
773.702.9075
ltswierz@uchicago.edu

back to top

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. 

back to top