Lou Anne Neill
Lecturer - Harp Performance; Harp LA Phil, Music Performance

Lou Anne Neill has been the harpist of the Los Angeles Philharmonic since her appointment by Carlo Maria Giulini in 1983.

Her activities with the Philharmonic have included solo appearances at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion and the Hollywood Bowl, as well as concerts with the Philharmonic New Music Group and Chamber Music Society.

Neill is an expert in harp music of the late twentieth-century and has premiered and recorded many new compositions.

She is the co-author of Writing for the Pedal Harp, A Standardized Manual for Composers and Harpists (University of California Press, 1985) and co-producer of To Her Glory: A Tribute to Mother Earth, a five-minute 35mm film inspired by the music of George Frideric Handel and shown in film festivals in Ireland, Spain, Italy, and the U.S.

Lou Anne Neill has been on the UCLA faculty since 1981. She has also been on the faculties of UC Santa Barbara and California Institute of the Arts. Her degrees include a B.A. and a M.A. in Musicology from UCLA

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

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 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
Music Performance Jazz
A highly selective M.M. program in partnership with the Herbie Hancock Institute of Jazz