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

Bradley Martin

(DMA, Colorado U Boulder)

  • Department Chair
  • Professor

Joseph Alexander  

(BA, U Pennsylvania)

  • Associate Dean

Gregory (Scott) Cory

  • Part-Time Faculty

Barbara D'Augelli

  • Part-Time Faculty
  • Studio Oboe

Greg D'Augelli

  • Part-Time Faculty
  • Studio Saxophone


Jeffrey Dickenson

  • Part-Time Faculty
  • Theatre

Marie Downing

  • Part-Time Faculty
  • Theatre

David Dvorin

  • Part-Time Faculty
  • Music Composition

Roger Gisborne

  • Part-Time Faculty

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
  • Theatre

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


Matthew Miller

  • Assistant Professor
  • Musical Theatre

Jami Miller

  • Part-Time Faculty

Hope Munro

(PhD, U Texas)

  • Associate Professor
  • General Music Advisor
  • Music Minor Advisor
  • Ethnomusicology
  • Music History

Ayako Nakamura

  • Part-Time Faculty
  • Studio Trumpet

Ruth H. Palmerlee

  • Part-Time Faculty
  • Costume Staff

Alek Palmersmith

 

  • Assistant Professor
  • Recording Arts
  • Music Industry
  • Advisor for Recording Arts and Music Industry

Mallory Prucha

  • Assistant Professor

Joel Quivey

  • Part-Time Faculty

Brian Redfern

  • Assistant Professor

Anita G Rivas

  • Part-Time Faculty
  • Music Industry

Lloyd Roby

(DM, Indiana U)

  • 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
  • Internship Advisor

Dara L. Scholz

  • Part-Time Faculty
  • Musical Theatre

David M. Scholz

(DMA, U Minnesota)

  • Associate Professor
  • Choral Program
 Director

Scott Seaton

  • North State Symphony Conductor

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

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

Rocky R. Winslow

(MM, U No Texas)

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


Sandra Wright

  • Part-Time Faculty
  • PAC 260
  • 530-898-4056

STAFF

Pete M. Austin

  • Scene Shop Forman


Sandy L. Barton

  • Costume Shop Supervisor

Elizabeth Quivey

  • North State Symphony Manager

TBA

  • Production Manager for the School of the Arts

Heather Kilcoyne

  • Admin Support Coordinator II

Tawnie A. Peterson

  • Admin Support Assistant II

Gerald H. Snodgrass

  • Music Library

Jeff Stevens

  • Piano Technician

Jeremy Votava

  • Performing Arts Technician

STUDENT ASSISTANTS

Madison Burnes

Mia Herhusky

Layla Ramones

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)
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

Bradley Martin

(DMA, Colorado U Boulder)

  • Department Chair
  • Professor

Joseph Alexander  

(BA, U Pennsylvania)

  • Associate Dean

Gregory (Scott) Cory

  • Part-Time Faculty
Barbara D'Augelli
  • Part-Time Faculty
  • Studio Oboe
Greg D'Augelli
  • Part-Time Faculty
  • Studio Saxophone

Jeffrey Dickenson
  • Part-Time Faculty
  • Theatre
Marie Downing
  • Part-Time Faculty
  • Theatre
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
  • Theatre
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


Matthew Miller

  • Assistant Professor
  • Musical Theatre

Hope M. Munro

(PhD, U Texas)

  • Associate Professor
  • General Music Advisor
  • Music Minor Advisor
  • Ethnomusicology
  • Music History

Ayako Nakamura

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

Alek Palmersmith

 

  • Assistant Professor
  • Recording Arts
  • Music Industry
  • Advisor for Recording Arts and Music Industry

Mallory Prucha

  • Assistant Proffessor
Brian Redfern
  • Assistant Proffesor
Anita G Rivas
  • Part-Time Faculty
  • Music Industry

Lloyd Roby

(DM, Indiana U)

  • 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
  • Internship Advisor
Dara L. Scholz
  • Part-Time Faculty
  • Musical Theatre

David M. Scholz

(DMA, U Minnesota)

  • Associate Professor
  • Choral Program
 Director

Scott Seaton

  • North State Symphony Conductor

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
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

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
TBA
  • North State Symphony Manager
TBA
  • Production Manager for the School of the Arts
Heather Kilcoyne
  • Admin Support Coordinator II
Tawnie A. Peterson
  • Admin Support Assistant II
Gerald H. Snodgrass
  • Music Library
Jeff Stevens
  • Piano Technician
Jeremy Votava
  • Performing Arts Technician

STUDENT ASSISTANTS

Madison Burnes

Mia Herhusky

TBA

Layla Ramones

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)