Erin Bouriakov
Lecturer - Flute Performance, Music Performance

Erin Bouriakov is an international soloist, chamber musician, lecturer and a teacher. She has graduated from Oberlin Conservatory and Royal Academy of Music in London, studying with prof. Michel Debost and prof. William Bennett. She had been appointed the Principal Flute of the Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra Co. in 2006. As an orchestral musician she has performed in many orchestras, including the Metropolitan Opera in New York and the Los Angeles Philharmonic. While living in New York, she was an assistant teacher at Juilliard pre-college. Erin has appeared as a soloist with the Mariinsky theater Orchestra, Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra, Euro-Asian Philharmonic Orchestra, Musica Viva and others. Together with her husband, Denis Bouriakov, they frequently perform and record together worldwide. She has also collaborated and performed with Mathieu Dufour, Philippe Bernold, Philippe Pierlot and Walter Auer and many others. Erin is a Haynes flutes artist since 2016 and is playing a 14K all gold model.


Gordon Henderson
Professor; Department Vice Chair
Peter Kazaras
Professor - Director of Opera UCLA
Gloria Cheng
Adjunct Professor - Contemporary Music, Performance Studies
Frank Heuser
Professor; Department Vice Chair
James Bass
Professor - Director of Choral Studies
Boris Allakhverdyan
Lecturer - Clarinet Performance; Principal Clarinet LA Phil
James Miller
Lecturer - Trombone Performance; Associate Principal Trombone LA Phil
William Kinderman
Professor -- Elaine Krown Klein Chair in Performance Studies
Michael Dean
Professor - Voice Performance
Denis Bouriakov
Lecturer - Flute Performance; Principal Flute LA Phil
Wayne Shorter
Adjunct Professor; Star-Studded Tribute LA Phil (April 2020)
Aubrey Foard
Lecturer - Tuba Performance
Dean Anderson
Lecturer --Interim Director, Philharmonia and Symphony
Sumner Arano
Lecturer - Reed Making, Bassoon
James Darrah
Lecturer - Stagecraft
Lou Anne Neill
Lecturer - Harp Performance; Harp LA Phil
Kevin McKeown
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Juliana Gondek
Associate Dean for Equity, Diversity & Inclusion; Professor - Voice Performance and Voice Area Head
Maria Fortuna Dean
Lecturer - Voice Performance
Movses Pogossian
Professor, Director of Armenian Music Program
Iris Malkin
Lecturer - Vocal Coaching
Che-Yen Chen
Professor - Viola Performance
Mark Kligman
Chair of Ethnomusicology; Professor
Victoria Kirsch
Lecturer - Vocal Coaching
Douglas Masek
Adjunct Professor - Saxophone Performance and Woodwinds Area Head
Gary Gray
Professor Emeritus - Clarinet Performance
Travis J. Cross
Chair of Music; Professor
Vladimir Chernov
Professor - Voice Performance
Jocelyn Ho
Assistant Professor - Performance Studies
Peter Yates
Adjunct Professor - Guitar Performance
Inna Faliks
Professor - Piano Performance and Keyboard Area Head
Jonathan Davis
Lecturer - Oboe Performance
Katherine Syer
Adjunct Associate Professor
Rakefet Hak
Lecturer - Music Director of the UCLA Opera Workshop
Varty Manouelian
Lecturer - Violin Performance; Violin LA Phil
Chris Hanulik
Adjunct Professor - String Bass Performance; Principal Bass LA Phil
Paul Floyd
Lecturer - Vocal Coaching
David Kaplan
Lecturer - Piano Performance
Theresa Dimond
Lecturer - Percussion Performance
Wendy Caldwell
Lecturer - Vocal Coaching
Terence Blanchard
Professor and Kenny Burrell Chair in Jazz Studies; LA Phil Guest Artist
Antonio Lysy
Professor - Cello Performance and Strings Area Head
Elisabeth Le Guin
Chair of Musicology; Professor
Daniel Szabo
Adjunct Associate Professor
Herbie Hancock
Adjunct Professor; LA Phil Guest Artist
James Newton
Distinguished Professor
Amy Sanchez
Lecturer - Horn Performance
Jens Lindemann
Professor - Trumpet Performance and Brass Area Head
John Steinmetz
Lecturer - Bassoon Performance
Kenny Burrell
Distinguished Professor
Christoph Bull
Adjunct Professor - Organ Performance
Kay Rhie
Assistant Professor
Gregory Goodall
Lecturer - Percussion Performance
Joshua Ranz
Lecturer - Clarinet Performance

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