Department Directory

Department Phone: 530-898-5152

Department Fax: 530-898-4082

Mailing Address
Department of Music and Theatre
CSU, Chico
400 West First Street
Chico, CA 95929-0805
Shipping Address
Department of Music and Theatre
CSU, Chico
1205 West 7th Street
Chico, CA 95929-0805

FACULTY

Title

Contact & Office

Robert Knight
  • HFA Dean
  • Interim Chair

Joseph Alexander  

(BA, U Pennsylvania)

  • Professor
  • Recording Arts
  • Music Industry
  • Music Internships
Annaliese M. Baker
  • Part-Time Faculty
Greg D'Augelli
  • Part-Time Faculty
  • Studio Saxophone

Jeffrey Dickenson
  • Part-Time Faculty
David Dvorin
  • Part-Time Faculty
  • Music Composition
Ryan Heimlich
  • Part-Time Faculty
  • Studio Clarinet


Sheree D. Henning

(Lecturer - BA, CSU, Chico) 

  • Part-Time Faculty
  • Dance Technique & Choreography

 Bill J. Johnson 

(MFA, Pennsylvania State U)

  • Professor
Dan Kinkle
  • Part-Time Faculty
  • Studio Percussion

Cynthia D. Lammel

 

  • Part-Time Faculty
  • Acting & Voice


Michelle McConkey

(DMA, Arizona State U)

  • Assistant Professor
  • Music Education Advisor


Clark Minor

  • Part-Time Faculty
Ruth H. Palmerlee
  • Part-Time Faculty
  • Costume Staff

Alek Palmersmith

 

  • Assistant Professor
  • Recording Arts
  • Music Industry

Eric Peter

  • Part-Time Faculty

Warren R. Pinckney

(PhD, Princeton U)

  • Professor Emeritus
  • African American Music
  • Theory
  • Instrumentation & Arranging
Anita G Rivas
  • Part-Time Faculty
  • Music Industry

Lloyd Roby

(MFA, U Memphis)

  • Professor
  • Studio Low Brass

Yael Ronen
  • Part-Time Faculty
  • Studio Flute

Tobin Roye
  • Part-Time Faculty
  • Studio Guitar
  • Theory
Daniel Sargent
  • Part-Time Faculty
  • Recording Arts
  • Interim Advisor for Recording Arts & Music Ind.

Dan D. Schindler

(MFA, Indiana U)

  • Associate Professor
  • Design and Technical Theatre
Dara L. Scholz
  • Part-Time Faculty

David M. Scholz

(DMA, U Minnesota)

  • Associate Professor
  • Choral Program
 Director

Keith C. Seppanen

(MA, CSU, Chico)

  • Professor Emeritus
  • Recording Arts
  • Music Industry

Natalya Shkoda

(DMA, Arizona State U)

  • Associate Professor
  • Keyboard Performance 
  • Keyboard Pedagogy Certification

Hope M. Smith

(PhD, U Texas)

  • Associate Professor
  • General Music Advisor
  • Music Minor Advisor
  • Ethnomusicology
  • Music History
Linda H. Snodgrass
  • Part-Time Faculty
  • Studio Voice

Royce Tevis

(DMA, Michigan State U)

  • Professor
  • Band Program Director
Daun L. Weiss
  • Part-Time Faculty
  • Studio Voice

Katie L. Whitlock

(PhD, Ohio State U)

  • Associate Professor
  • Design
  • General Studies
  • Theatre History

Rocky R. Winslow

(MM, U No Texas)

  • Professor
  • Jazz Ensemble Director
  • General Music Advisor - Instrumental Performance Advisor
  • Jazz Studies


STAFF

Pete M. Austin
  • Scene Shop Forman

Sandy L. Barton
  • Costume Shop Supervisor
Keith Herritt
  • North State Symphony Manager
Joanna Hooste
  • Admin Support Assistant II
Mike L. Johnson
  • Production Manager for the School of the Arts
Heather Kilcoyne
  • Admin Support Coordinator II
Ruth H. Palmerlee
  • Assistant Costume Shop Supervisor
Gerald H. Snodgrass
  • Music Library

STUDENT ASSISTANTS

Anna Perkins

Kelsey Lytle

MUSIC EMERITUS FACULTY

  • James "Mike" Bankhead (DMA, Catholic U of America)
  • Raymond E. Barker (DMA,U Oregon)
  • Robert E. Bowman  (DMA, USC)
  • Russell C. Burnham (DMA, Louisiana State U)  
  • Gwen Curatilo  (MA, CSU Chico) 
  • Walter O. Dahlin (EdD, Columbia U)  
  • Paul D. Friedlander (PhD, U Oregon) 
  • David R. Mallory (MM, Indiana U)  
  • Warren R. Pinckney Jr. (PhD, Princeton U) 
  • William H. Ramsey (EdD, Columbia U)  
  • Janice Ann Rapley (MA, San Francisco State U)  
  • David H. Rothe (DMA, Stanford U)  
  • Ralph W. Wadsworth (MM, UOP) 
  • Richard D. Winslow (MM, U Kentucky)

THEATRE  EMERITUS FACULTY

  • James M. Gilbert (MA, U Arkansas)
  • Gail F. Holbrook (MA, U Connecticut)
  • Susan Hargrave Pate (PhD, Cornell U)
  • Randy L. Wonzong (PhD, Northwestern U)