Dwayne Milburn
Lecturer; Composition, Conducting

Dwayne Milburn (Lecturer in Music) returns to UCLA after completing a twenty-year career as a commissioned officer in the U.S. Army Music Program.  Before joining the Army, he earned a BFA in Music from UCLA (1986), worked as the Director of Cadet Music for the US Military Academy at West Point (1986-90), and received an MM in Orchestral Conducting from the Cleveland Institute of Music (1992).  While in the Army, Dwayne served in a wide variety of locations, to include Washington, DC, Kuwait, and Germany.  During this time, he also established a reputation as a noted composer, arranger, and adjudicator, receiving commissions from The University of North Texas, The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Pacific Serenades, and the Association of Anglican Musicians.

The Alfred, Kjos, and Ludwig Masters Music Companies publish his band and choral works, and several of his pieces are discussed in the multi-volume anthology, Teaching Music through Performance in Band, edited by Eugene Corporon.  Dwayne received his PhD in Music from UCLA in 2009.  In addition to teaching composition, orchestration, and conducting at UCLA, he is serving as the Music Director for the Parish of St. Matthew and the St. Matthew’s Chamber Orchestra in Pacific Palisades, California.

Kay Rhie
Assistant Professor
Antonio Lysy
Professor - Cello Performance and Strings Area Head
Gloria Cheng
Adjunct Professor - Contemporary Music, Performance Studies
Iris Malkin
Lecturer - Vocal Coaching
Herbie Hancock
Adjunct Professor; LA Phil Guest Artist
David Kaplan
Assistant Professor - Piano Performance
Jocelyn Ho
Assistant Professor - Performance Studies
Jan Berry Baker
Associate Professor of Saxophone
Theresa Dimond
Lecturer - Percussion Performance
Karenn Chutjian Presti
Lecturer - Vocal Diction, Vocal Coaching
Meghan Turner
Lecturer, Music Education--Brass Methods
Katherine Syer
Adjunct Associate Professor
Boris Allakhverdyan
Lecturer - Clarinet Performance; Principal Clarinet LA Phil
Chris Hanulik
Adjunct Professor - String Bass Performance; Principal Bass LA Phil
Ji Young An
Lecturer - Violin Performance
Denis Bouriakov
Lecturer - Flute Performance; Principal Flute LA Phil
Movses Pogossian
Professor, Director of Armenian Music Program
Travis J. Cross
Chair of Music; Professor
Erin Bouriakov
Lecturer - Flute Performance
James Bass
Professor - Director of Choral Studies
Christoph Bull
Adjunct Professor - Organ Performance
William Kinderman
Professor -- Elaine Krown Klein Chair in Performance Studies
Maria Fortuna Dean
Lecturer - Voice Performance
Kendall Renaud
UCLA Master of Music Choral Conducting candidate
Sumner Arano
Lecturer - Reed Making, Bassoon
Ian Krouse
Distinguished Professor
Wendy Caldwell
Lecturer - Vocal Coaching
Nick DePinna
Lecturer--Introduction to Musicianship
Peter Yates
Adjunct Professor - Guitar Performance
Wayne Shorter
Adjunct Professor; Star-Studded Tribute LA Phil (April 2020)
Inna Faliks
Professor - Head of Piano
Che-Yen Chen
Professor - Viola Performance
James Miller
Lecturer - Trombone Performance; Associate Principal Trombone LA Phil
Juliana Gondek
Distinguished Professor, Voice Performance
Jonathan Davis
Lecturer - Oboe Performance
Aubrey Foard
Lecturer - Tuba Performance
Frank Heuser
Professor; Department Vice Chair
Victoria Kirsch
Lecturer - Vocal Coaching
Gregory Goodall
Lecturer - Percussion Performance
Michael Dean
Professor, Voice Performance
Vladimir Chernov
Distinguished Professor - Voice Performance
Jens Lindemann
Professor - Trumpet Performance and Brass Area Head
Paul Floyd
Lecturer - Vocal Coaching
Joung A Monica Yum
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Rakefet Hak
Lecturer - Music Director of the UCLA Opera Workshop
John Steinmetz
Lecturer - Bassoon Performance
Lou Anne Neill
Lecturer - Harp Performance; Harp LA Phil
Wendy Richman
Lecturer--High Strings, Music Education
Varty Manouelian
Lecturer - Violin Performance; Violin LA Phil
Peter Kazaras
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Kevin McKeown
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Amy Sanchez
Lecturer - Horn Performance
Joshua Ranz
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