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Faculty  

The UNF School of Music offers students an opportunity to work with world-class faculty. Graduates hold positions in all aspects of the music industry, including performing in the nation’s top professional ensembles, performing as the industry’s leading artists, touring internationally and serving as leading pedagogues in music education. Click each heading to discover our internationally known faculty by area of teaching.

Brass

Randall Tinnin, Professor, Trumpet, Director of the UNF School of Music  

Contact: (904) 620-3844 - rtinnin@unf.edu - Website    

Tristan Clarke, Adjunct Professor, Trumpet   

 

Contact: (904) 620-2961 - tristan.lane.clarke@gmail.com  

   

Marc Dickman, Associate Professor, Low Brass: Trombone/Euphonium/Tuba  

Contact: (904) 620-3841 - mdickman@unf.edu   

   

James Jenkins, Adjunct Professor, Tuba 

Contact: (904) 620-2961 - jamesjenkinsjr@bellsouth.net  

  

Kevin Reid, Adjunct Professor, Horn   

Contact: (904) 620-2961 - kreid@unf.edu

Jazz Studies

J.B. Scott, Associate Professor, Area Coordinator, Trumpet (Artistic Director of Great American Jazz Series)  

Contact: (904) 620-3847 - jbscott@unf.edu - Website      

  

Lynne Arriale, Professor, Piano  

Contact: (904) 620-3840 - l.arriale@unf.edu - Website   

  

Todd DelGiudice, Assistant Professor, Saxophone  

Contact: (904) 620-5205 - t.delgiudice@unf.edu     

  

Marc Dickman, Associate Professor, Low Brass: Trombone/Euphonium/Tuba   

Contact: (904) 620-3841 - mdickman@unf.edu    

  

Michael Emmert, Adjunct Professor, Saxophone  

Contact: (904) 620-2961 – mikeemmertsax@gmail.com  

  

Scott Giddens, Adjunct Professor, Piano/Combo 

Contact: (904) 620-2961 - sgidden_s@icloud.com


Danny Gottlieb, Professor, Drumset   

Contact: (904) 620-3830 - dgottlie@unf.edu - Website  

  

Bunky Green, Professor Emeritus, Director of Jazz Studies Emeritus   

Contact: (904) 620-2961 - n00008798@unf.edu    

  

Barry Greene, Professor, Guitar   

Contact: (904) 620-2961 - bgreene@unf.edu - Website    

  

Clarence Hines, Associate Professor, Trombone/Arranging  

Contact: (904) 620-3845 - c.hines@unf.edu - Website   

  

James Hogan, Adjunct Professor, Guitar  

Contact: (904) 620-2961 - j.hogan@unf.edu   

  

Dennis Marks, Associate Professor, Bass   

Contact: (904) 620-3843 - dmarks@unf.edu - Website    

  

William Prince, Professor Emeritus  

Contact: (904) 620-2961 -  wprince@unf.edu - Website    

  

Dave Steinmeyer, Adjunct Professor, Trombone   

Contact: 904) 620-2961 - d.steinmeyer@unf.edu   

Music Education

Timothy J. Groulx, Assistant Professor, Music Education, Area Coordinator   

Contact: (904) 620-3891 - timothy.groulx@unf.edu  

   

Rose Francis, Adjunct Professor, Music Education   

Contact: (904) 620-3891 - rose.francis@unf.edu  

   

Jane Palmer, Adjunct Professor, Music Education  

Contact: (904) 620-3891 - janegpalmer@comcast.net  

Percussion

Andrea Venet, Associate Professor, Percussion, Area Coordinator  

Contact: (904) 620-2960 - andrea.venet@unf.edu - Website  

   

Kevin Garry, Adjunct Professor, Percussion  

Contact: (904) 620-5765 - k.garry@unf.edu  

   

Mike Taylor, Adjunct Professor, Percussion  

Contact: (904) 620-2960 - mike.taylor@unf.edu     

   

Charlotte Mabrey, Professor Emeritus, Percussion  

Contact: (904) 620-2961 - cmabrey@unf.edu  - Website  

Piano

Erin K. Bennett, Associate Professor, Piano/Pedagogy, Area Coordinator  

Contact: (904) 620-3854 - e.bennett@unf.edu - Website  

  

Sarah Hartley, Adjunct Professor, Class Piano 

Contact: (904) 620-2961 - sarah639@gmail.com  

  

Michael Mastronicola, Adjunct Professor, Piano  

Contact: (904) 620-2961 - m.mastronicola@unf.edu 

  

Lynne Radcliffe, Adjunct Professor, Class Piano  

Contact: (904) 620-2961 - cisum@bellsouth.net 

  

Gary Smart, Professor, Piano/Composition/Improvisation  

Contact: (904) 620-3856 - gsmart@unf.edu Website 

  

Chad Spears, Adjunct Professor, Class Piano  

Contact: (904) 620-2961 - chadspears52@gmail.com 

Strings

Nick Curry, Associate Professor, Cello, Area Coordinator  

Contact: (904) 620-3837 - nick.curry@unf.edu  

  

Melissa Barrett, Adjunct Professor, Violin  

Contact: 904) 620-2961 - m.barrett.119891@unf.edu 

 

Grace Bahng Gavin, Adjunct Professor, Cello 

Contact: (904) 620-2961 - cgavin@bellsouth.net 

 

Christopher Chappell, Adjunct Professor, Violin

Contact: (904) 620-2961 - violinchap@yahoo.com 

  

Renate Falkner, Adjunct Professor, Viola 

Contact: (904) 620-2961 - r.falkner@unf.edu 

 

Simon Shiao, Associate Professor, Vioin/Viola 

Contact: (904) 620-3835 - sshiao@unf.edu 

 

John Voss, Adjunct Professor, String Techniques/Pedagogy

Contact: (904) 620-2961 - jfvoss@hotmail.com 

 

John Wieland, Adjunct Professor, Bass 

Contact: (904) 620-2961 - wielandjohn@gmail.com  

Theory/History

Stephen Gosden, Assistant Professor, Theory, Area Coordinator  

Contact: (904) 620-5860 - s.gosden@unf.edu  

   

Stephanie Magnus, Adjunct Professor, Theory  

Contact: (904) 620-2961 – stephaniekmagnus@gmail.com  

   

Sarah Caissie Provost, Assistant Professor, Musicology, Area Coordinator  

Contact: (904) 620-3836 - s.c.provost@unf.edu     

   

Scott Swan, Adjunct Professor, Musicology, History   

Contact: (904) 620-2961 - n00015070@unf.edu  

Voice

James Hall, Associate Professor, Tenor, Area Coordinator  

Contact: (904) 620-5792 - james.hall@unf.edu  

   

Dina Barone, Adjunct Professor, Soprano  

Contact: (904) 620-2961 - dinambarone716@gmail.com  

   

Krzysztof Biernacki, Associate Professor, Baritone (Head of Applied Voice)  

Contact: (904) 620-3852 - k.biernacki@unf.edu - Website   

   

Brittany Fouché, Adjunct Professor, Soprano  

Contact: (904) 620-2961 - brittanysherreefouche@gmail.com  

  

Tommy Shapard, Adjunct Professor, Sacred Music  

Contact: (904) 620-2961 - tommy@habchurch.com  

   

Cara Tasher, Associate Professor, Soprano (Director of Choral Activities)  

Contact: (904) 620-3839 - cara.tasher@unf.edu  

   

Adina Pavlesich, Adjunct Professor, Voice  

Contact: (904) 620-2961 - adinabp@gmail.com  

   

Marilyn Smart, Adjunct Professor, Soprano   

Contact: (904) 620-2961 - m.smart.61857@unf.edu   

Woodwinds

Michael Bovenzi, Associate Professor, Saxophone, Area Coordinator 

Contact: (904) 620-3846 - mbovenzi@unf.edu  

  

Ann Adams, Adjunct Professor, Applied Oboe, Chamber Music  
Contact: (904) 620-2960 - ann.adams@unf.edu      
  
Gordon R. Brock, Professor 
Contact: (904) 620-3832 - grbrock@unf.edu 
  
Rhonda Cassano, Adjunct Professor, Flute 
Contact: (904) 620-5862 - rcassano@unf.edu 
  
Conrad Cornelison, Adjunct Professor, Bassoon 
Contact: (904) 620-2961 - cornelisonrc@gmail.com 
  
Gia Sastre, Adjunct Professor, Flute 
Contact: (904) 620-2961 - g.sastre@unf.edu 
  
Sunshine Simmons, Assistant Professor, Clarinet  
Contact: (904) 620-1757 - sunshine.simmons@unf.edu 
 
Peter Wright, Adjunct Professor, Clarinet    

Contact: (904) 620-2961 - pbw3@bellsouth.net