Chris Hanulik
Adjunct Professor - String Bass Performance; Principal Bass LA Phil, Music Performance

Christopher Hanulik joined the Los Angeles Philharmonic in 1984 and was appointed Principal Bass in 1987. Hanulik has also served as Principal Bass of the Cleveland Orchestra. During his tenure in Cleveland, he made numerous recordings including Histoire Du Soldat, conducted by Pierre Boulez for Deutsche Grammophon.

Hanulik appears regularly with the Los Angeles Philharmonic Chamber Music Society and on the Green Umbrella new music concerts. He has performed with the Miami String Quartet and the Jacques Thibaud String Trio, the Chicago String Quartet, and the Calder Quartet. He has also performed with Gil Shaham, Cho Liang Lin, Yefim Bronfman, Emanuel Ax, David Finckel, Wu Han and Thomas Ades among others. Hanulik has also performed at the St. Barth Music Festival, Chamber Music Sedona and La Jolla Summerfest.

Hanulik has served on the faculty of the Cleveland Institute Of Music, Kent/Blossom Summer Music Festival, Pepperdine University and California State University, Northridge. He has given master classes at The Juilliard School, Manhattan School of Music, Indiana University and the Eastern Music Festival. He has also given master classes at the National University for Music in Cologne, and at the Hong Kong Academy for the Performing Arts. He is currently on the faculties of the University of California, Los Angeles and the Aspen Music Festival.

Hanulik attended The Juilliard School where he studied with famed bass pedagogue Homer R. Mensch.

Iris Malkin
Lecturer - Vocal Coaching
Gloria Cheng
Adjunct Professor - Contemporary Music, Performance Studies
Katherine Syer
Adjunct Associate Professor
Varty Manouelian
Lecturer - Violin Performance; Violin LA Phil
Jens Lindemann
Professor - Trumpet Performance and Brass Area Head
Ji Young An
Lecturer - Violin Performance
Lily Chen-Hafteck
Special Assistant to the Inaugural Dean for curricular reform; Professor
Lou Anne Neill
Lecturer - Harp Performance; Harp LA Phil
Peter Kazaras
Distinguished Professor - Director of Opera UCLA
Elisabeth Le Guin
Special Assistant to the Inaugural Dean for Faculty Development and Gender Equity; Professor
Travis J. Cross
Chair of Music; Professor
Wendy Caldwell
Lecturer - Vocal Coaching
Antonio Lysy
Professor - Cello Performance and Strings Area Head
Juliana Gondek
Distinguished Professor, Voice Performance
Movses Pogossian
Professor, Director of Armenian Music Program
Erin Bouriakov
Lecturer - Flute Performance
Jan Berry Baker
Associate Professor of Saxophone
Arturo O’Farrill
Associate Dean for Equity, Diversity & Inclusion; Professor
Lucy Yates
Lecturer - Vocal Diction, Vocal Coaching
Joshua Ranz
Lecturer - Clarinet Performance
Terri Richter
Instructor, Beginning Voice--Summer Session A
Aubrey Foard
Lecturer - Tuba Performance
Peter Yates
Adjunct Professor - Guitar Performance
Christoph Bull
Adjunct Professor - Organ Performance
Herbie Hancock
Adjunct Professor; LA Phil Guest Artist
Michael Dean
Professor, Voice Performance
James Bass
Professor - Director of Choral Studies
Gregory Goodall
Lecturer - Percussion Performance
Adam Gilberti
Lecturer--Music Education/Woodwinds
Wayne Shorter
Adjunct Professor; Star-Studded Tribute LA Phil (April 2020)
Nick DePinna
Lecturer--Introduction to Musicianship
Jocelyn Ho
Assistant Professor - Performance Studies
Rakefet Hak
Lecturer - Music Director of the UCLA Opera Workshop
Victoria Kirsch
Lecturer - Vocal Coaching
Boris Allakhverdyan
Lecturer - Clarinet Performance; Principal Clarinet LA Phil
Theresa Dimond
Lecturer - Percussion Performance
William Kinderman
Professor -- Elaine Krown Klein Chair in Performance Studies
Maria Fortuna Dean
Lecturer - Voice Performance
James Miller
Lecturer - Trombone Performance; Associate Principal Trombone LA Phil
John Steinmetz
Lecturer - Bassoon Performance
Kay Rhie
Assistant Professor
Cheryl Lin Fielding
Lecturer - Vocal Diction, Vocal Coaching
Alison Deane
Associate Adjunct Professor
Vladimir Chernov
Distinguished Professor - Voice Performance
Amy Sanchez
Lecturer - Horn Performance
Inna Faliks
Professor - Head of Piano
Jonathan Davis
Lecturer - Oboe Performance
Che-Yen Chen
Professor - Viola Performance
Ian Krouse
Distinguished Professor
David Kaplan
Assistant Professor - Piano Performance
Denis Bouriakov
Lecturer - Flute Performance; Principal Flute LA Phil

Explore Other Degrees

Conducting
Graduate study and training in choral, orchestral, or wind conducting
Ethnomusicology
The study of global musical traditions through performance training, research, and field work
Global Jazz Studies
Jazz performance and musicianship courses are paired with African American Studies
Music Composition
Mentorship in the creation and realization of music for concerts, opera, and visual media
Music Education
Preparation for music educators leading to a B.A. and teaching credential in just four years
Music History & Industry
Combining Musicology and the Music Industry minor for practical hands-on training with the study of music within the context of different societies, cultures, and theories
Music Industry
Industry professionals and UCLA faculty prepare students for music-related careers
Musicology
The scholarly study of the histories, cultures, and critical interpretations of music and music-making
Music Performance
Study and training towards professional performance careers in Western classical music