Faculty and Staff


Perry Goldstein, Chairperson
Ryan Minor, Director of Graduate Studies

Margaret Schedel, Director of Undergraduate Studies
Joanna Kaczorowska, Director of Undergraduate Performance

Graduate Performance

Gilbert Kalish, Piano
Christina Dahl, Piano

Early Music
Arthur Haas, Harpsichord

Philip Setzer, Violin
Arnaud Sussman, Violin
Jennifer Frautschi, Violin

Hagai Shaham, Violin

Nicholas Cords, Viola
Lawrence Dutton, Viola
Colin Carr, Cello
Blake Hinson, Double Bass
Nancy Allen, Harp

Brenda Harris, Voice
Randall Scarlata, Voice
Timothy Long, Voice / Conducting

Winds and Brass
Carol Wincenc, Flute
Alan R. Kay, Clarinet
Frank Morelli, Bassoon
Kevin Cobb, Trumpet
David Jolley, Horn
Michael Powell, Trombone
Kyle Turner, Tuba

Eduardo Leandro, Percussion
Jerry Willard, Guitar
Ray Anderson, Jazz Studies

David Finckel, Chamber Music

Undergraduate Performance

Joanna Kaczorowska, Violin
Pablo Lavandera, Piano

Ensemble Directors

Shoshana Hershkowitz, Stony Brook Chorale and Camerata Singers
Susan Deaver, University Orchestra
Bruce Engel, Wind Ensemble


Margarethe Adams, Ethnomusicology (Central Asia, Northwest China)
Catherine Bradley, History and Theory (Medieval/Renaissance)
Erika S. Honisch, History and Theory (16th-17th Centuries, Sound Studies)
David Lawton, History and Theory (19th Century Opera)
Judith Lochhead, History and Theory (20-21st Centuries)
Ryan Minor, History and Theory (“Long” 19th Century)
August Sheehy, History and Theory (History of Music Theory, Analysis, Improvisation)
Stephen Decatur Smith, History and Theory (19th-20th Centuries)
Benjamin Tausig,  Ethnomusicology (Southeast Asia, Sound Studies)

Deborah Heckert, Adjunct Lecturer, History and Theory


Matthew Barnson, Composition, Theory & Musicianship
Perry Goldstein, Composition, Theory & Musicianship

Margaret Schedel, Composition, Computer Music & Theory
Daria Semegen, Composition, Theory & Electronic Music
Sheila Silver, Composition & Theory
Daniel Weymouth, Composition, Computer Music & Theory

Emerson String Quartet

Eugene Drucker, Violin
Philip Setzer, Violin
Lawrence Dutton, Viola
Paul Watkins, Cello

Emeritus Professor

Sarah Fuller, Medieval & Renaissance History & Theory
Peter Winkler, Composition, Theory & Popular Music
Timothy Mount, Director of Choral Studies
Richard Kramer, 18th and 19th Century Music History and Theory

Affiliated Scholars

Carol K. Baron, History & Theory



Germaine Berry, Secretary to the Chair and Undergraduate Studies
Monica Gentile, Graduate Program Coordinator
Michael Hershkowitz
, Director of Concerts and Community Education

Susan Kaiserman, Receptionist
Thomas Malenich, Piano Technician
Martha Zadok, Assistant to the Chair

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