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James Byo

Carl Prince Matthies Memorial Professor of Music Education
Director of the School of Music

102B School of Music Building
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
Office: (225) 578-3261
Fax: (225) 578-2562
E-mail: jbyo@lsu.edu

Biography 

 


 School of Music Faculty

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Jesse Allison
Associate Professor
Experimental Music & Digital Media

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Lori Bade
Nell S. and Boyd H. McMullan Professor of Voice

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Inessa Bazayev
Associate Professor
Music Theory

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Stephen David Beck
Derryl & Helen Haymon Professor of Music

 

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Hana Beloglavec
Assistant Professor
Trombone

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Edgar Berdahl
Assistant Professor
Experimental Music & Digital Media

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Michael Borowitz
Associate Professor
Opera Coach

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Brett Boutwell
Associate Professor
William F. Swor Alumni Professor of Musicology

 

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Jason Bowers
Instructor
Music Education

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Griffin Campbell
J. Franklin Bayhi Alumni Professor of Saxophone 

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Jane Cassidy
Roy & Margaret Gianelloni Alumni Professor of Music Education 

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Deborah Chodacki
Associate Professor
Clarinet

 

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Dinos Constantinides
LSU Boyd Professor of Composition

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Johanna Cox Pennington
Associate Professor
Oboe

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Trey Davis
Assistant Professor
Associate Director of Choral Studies

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Willis Delony
Virginia Martin Howard Professor of Piano & Jazz Studies

 

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John H. Dickson
Director of Choral Studies
Edward G. and Catherine M. Galante Chair for Choral Music Education
Stephanie Landry Barineaus Professor of Music

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Brett Dietz
Associate Professor
Percussion

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Dianne Frazer
Professional-in-Residence
Collaborative Piano

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Mara Gibson
Associate Professor
Composition

 

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Andreas Giger
Louise & Kenneth L. Kinney Professor of Opera
Professor of Musicology

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Elias Goldstein
Associate Professor
Viola

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Robert Grayson
Professor Emeritus
Voice

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William Grimes
E. & D. White Professor
Jazz Studies

 

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Paul Groves
Artist-in-Residence

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Michael Gurt
Paula G. Manship Distinguished Professor of Piano

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Darrel Hale
Assistant Professor
Bassoon

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Rachel Harris
Instructor
Introduction to Stage Techniques

 

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Terry Patrick-Harris
Professional-in-Residence
Voice

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Lin He
Associate Professor
Violin

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Laurence Hebert
Instructor
LSU Gospel Choir

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Brandon Hendrickson
Assistant Professor
Voice

 

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Blake Howe
Associate Professor
Musicology

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Daniel Isbell
Associate Professor
Music Education

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Dennis Jesse
Associate Professor
Voice

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Kelvin Jones
Instructor
Assistant Director of Bands

 

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Katherine Kemler
Charles and Mary Barre Alumni Professor
Flute

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Espen Lilleslatten
Associate Professor
Violin

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Dennis Llinás
Associate Director of Bands
Director of Tiger Band

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Dugg McDonough
Mary Barrett Fruehan Associate Professor
Artistic Director of LSU Opera

 

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Alison McFarland
Associate Professor
Musicology

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Sandra Moon
Assistant Professor
Voice

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Ana María Otamendi
Assistant Professor
Collaborative Piano

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Seth Orgel
Professor
Horn

 

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Dennis Parker
Derryl & Helen Haymon Professor
Cello

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Robert Peck
Professor
Music Theory

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Jeffrey Perry
Manship Professor
Music Theory

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Pamela Pike
Aloysia Landry Barineau Professor
Piano Pedagogy

 

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Carlos Riazuelo
Associate Professor
Manship Director of Orchestral Studies

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Brian Shaw
Associate Professor
Julian & Sidney Carruth Professor
Trumpet and Jazz Studies

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Loraine Sims
Associate Professor
Edith Killgore Kirkpatrick Professor
Voice

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Gregory Sioles
Associate Professor
Piano

 

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Joseph Skillen
Galante Endowed Professor
Tuba and Euphonium
Associate Dean for Graduate Studies

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Herndon Spillman
Carolyn Botkin Mattax/Herndon Spillman Professor of Organ Studies

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Ann Marie Stanley
Associate Professor
Music Education

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Doug Stone
Assistant Professor
Jazz Studies

 

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Damon Talley
Associate Professor
Manship Director of Bands

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Matthew Vangjel
Assistant Professor
Trumpet

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Yung-chiao Wei
Professor
Double Bass

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Gabriela Werries
Instructor
Harp

 

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Justin West
Assistant Professor
Music Education

 
 
 

 


School of Music Faculty Emeritus

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Larry Campbell
Professor Emeritus
Trombone

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Constance Carroll
Professor Emerita
Piano

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Ken Fulton
Professor Emeritus
Choral Studies

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Jan Herlinger
Professor Emeritus
Music History

 

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Wallace McKenzie
Professor Emeritus
Music History

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Richard Norem
Professor Emeritus
Horn

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Patricia O'Neill
Professor Emerita
Voice

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Ron Ross
Dean Emeritus

 

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David Smyth
Professor Emeritus
Music Theory

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Frank Wickes
Director of Bands Emeritus

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Corneilia Yarbrough
Professor Emerita
Music Education

 

 


School of Music Staff

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Ruth Alise
Front Office Manager

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Doris Butler
Business Officer 

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Zachary Hazelwood
Director of Operations
Events Manager

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Bill Kelley
Recording Technician

 

 

Steve Koivisto

Steve Koivisto
Instrument Repair Technician

Alexia Perez

Alexia Perez
School of Music Recruiter
Office of Student Success

Amy Smith

Amy Smith
Counselor
Office of Student Success

 

 


Staff Pianists

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Elena Lacheva

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Kristin Scioneaux

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Louis Wendt