Ji Young An
Lecturer - Violin Performance, Music Performance

Born in Seoul, South Korea, violinist Ji Young An studied violin performance at the Conservatoire national supérieur de musique et de danse de Paris with Olivier Charlier and Joanna Matkowska, awarded Premier Prix in 2007. An furthered her studies in violin performance at the UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music with Guillaume Sutre, graduating with her Master’s and Doctoral degrees. She has also studied closely with renowned violinists such as Maryvonne Le Dizes, Régis Pasquier, Movses Pogossian and Alexander Treger.

Since 2013, she has been the Associate Concertmaster with the San Bernardino Symphony, and in 2014 joined the Santa Barbara Symphony. She has been serving as Principal Second Violin with Opera Santa Barbara since 2015. An is also an active recording musician, performing in major movie and video game music sessions.

Passionate about teaching, An served as Visiting Lecturer in Violin at UCLA during the 2014 Winter Quarter, filling in for Prof. Movses Pogossian during his sabbatical. She has also been in demand as a chamber music coach at the Crossroads School for Arts and Sciences Elizabeth Mandell Music Institute (EMMI) since 2015. When not performing or teaching in school, An maintains a full private studio from home.

Daniel Szabo
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Gloria Cheng
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Kenny Burrell
Distinguished Professor
Antonio Lysy
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Chris Hanulik
Adjunct Professor - String Bass Performance; Principal Bass LA Phil
Vladimir Chernov
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Peter Yates
Adjunct Professor - Guitar Performance
Jens Lindemann
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Paul Floyd
Lecturer - Vocal Coaching
Iris Malkin
Lecturer - Vocal Coaching
Varty Manouelian
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Michael Dean
Professor, Voice Performance
Christoph Bull
Adjunct Professor - Organ Performance
James Miller
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James Bass
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Jocelyn Ho
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Lucy Yates
Lecturer - Vocal Diction, Vocal Coaching
Victoria Kirsch
Lecturer - Vocal Coaching
Karenn Chutjian Presti
Lecturer - Vocal Diction, Vocal Coaching
Cheryl Lin Fielding
Lecturer - Vocal Diction, Vocal Coaching
Kay Rhie
Assistant Professor
Theresa Dimond
Lecturer - Percussion Performance
Erin Bouriakov
Lecturer - Flute Performance
William Kinderman
Professor -- Elaine Krown Klein Chair in Performance Studies
Katherine Syer
Adjunct Associate Professor
Maria Fortuna Dean
Lecturer - Voice Performance
Meghan Turner
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Gregory Goodall
Lecturer - Percussion Performance
James Newton
Distinguished Professor
Kevin McKeown
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Rakefet Hak
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Jonathan Davis
Lecturer - Oboe Performance
Denis Bouriakov
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Aubrey Foard
Lecturer - Tuba Performance
Wayne Shorter
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Herbie Hancock
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Jan Berry Baker
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Che-Yen Chen
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Sumner Arano
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John Steinmetz
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Peter Kazaras
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Terri Richter
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Wendy Caldwell
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Juliana Gondek
Distinguished Professor, Voice Performance
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Frank Heuser
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Amy Sanchez
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