Pomona College boasts ten full-time faculty members, all active performers, with a wide variety of specializations (including performance, composition, music history, music theory and ethnomusicology) and national and international visibility. In addition to performing, many have received a variety of awards, published articles and books, and recorded numerous CDs with various labels.

In addition to the full-time members of the Department of Music, the program also welcomes approximately 30 adjunct faculty, all of them also active performers throughout Southern California. These faculty regularly perform either as soloists or with a variety of acclaimed ensembles including the Los Angeles Philharmonic, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, Los Angeles Opera, Long Beach and Pasadena Symphonies and others.

The Music Department staff is comprised of members who are experienced in their own fields.

Music Faculty
Genevieve Lee
Genevieve F. Lee
Everett S. Olive Professor of Music; Piano and Chamber Music; Chair of Music
Thatcher Music Building 110
(909) 607-2457
Graydon Beeks
Graydon F. Beeks
Director of Music Programming and Facilities and Professor of Music; Conductor of the Pomona College Band
(909) 607-3568
Alfred Cramer
Alfred Cramer
Associate Professor of Music; Music Theory
Thatcher Music Building 105
(909) 621-8155
Donna Di Grazia
Donna M. Di Grazia
David J. Baldwin Professor of Music and Choral Conductor; On leave Fall 2017
Thatcher Music Building 211
(909) 607-2452
Tom Flaherty
Thomas E. Flaherty
John P. and Magdalena R. Dexter Professor of Music; Composition and Chamber Music
Thatcher Music Building 203
(909) 607-2451
Eric Lindholm
Eric C. Lindholm
Professor of Music; Conductor of the Pomona College Orchestra
Thatcher Music Building 112
(909) 607-4208
Gwendolyn Lytle
(909) 607-2453
Williamson Peterson
William J. Peterson
Harry S. and Madge Rice Thatcher Professor of Music and College Organist
Thatcher Music Building 104A
(909) 607-7870
Joti Rockwell
C. Joti Rockwell
Associate Professor of Music; Music Theory
Thatcher Music Building 108
(909) 607-7391
Gibb Schreffler
Gibb Schreffler
Assistant Professor of Music; Ethnomusicology
Thatcher Music Building 216
(909) 607-8518
Music Lecturers
Joe Addington
Joe Addington
Director of the Afro-Cuban Drumming Ensemble
Nani Agbeli
Nani Agbeli
Director of the West African Drumming Ensemble
Barb Catlin
Barb Catlin
Director of the Pomona College Jazz Ensemble
(602) 432-2678
David Rentz
David Rentz
Visiting Conductor, Pomona College Choir
Nyoman Wenten
Nyoman Wenten
Director of the Balinese Gamelan Ensemble, “Giri Kusuma”
Music Performance Faculty
Carolyn Beck
Carolyn Beck
Performance Faculty, Bassoon
Gary Bovyer
Gary Bovyer
Performance Faculty, Clarinet
Ray Burkhart
Ray Burkhart
Performance Faculty, Trumpet
Francisco Castillo
Francisco Castillo
Performance Faculty, Oboe
Connie Deeter
Connie Deeter
Performance Faculty, String Bass
Theresa Dimond
Performance Faculty, Percussion
Mary Dropkin
Mary Dropkin
Performance Faculty, Harp
Ken Foerch
Kenneth Foerch
Performance Faculty, Saxophone
Cynthia Fogg
Cynthia Fogg
Performance Faculty, Viola
Gregory Geiger
Gregory Geiger
Performance Faculty, Voice
Scott Graff
Scott Graff
Performance Faculty, Voice
Jennie Jung
Jennie Jung
Performance Faculty, Piano
(909) 621-8155
Aron Kallay
Aron Kallay
Performance Faculty, Piano
Phil Keen
Phil Keen
Performance Faculty, Trombone
Stephen Klein
Stephen Klein
Performance Faculty, Euphonium and Tuba
Danielle Ondarza
Danielle Ondarza
Performance Faculty, French Horn
Todor Pelev
Todor Pelev
Performance Faculty, Violin
Holly Price
Holly Shaw Price
Performance Faculty, Voice
Rachel Rudich
Rachel Rudich
Performance Faculty, Flute
Jack Sanders
(909) 607-7318
Sarah Thornblade
Sarah Thornblade
Performance Faculty, Violin
Ming Tsu
Ming Tsu
Performance Faculty, Piano
Jason Yoshida
Jason Yoshida
Performance Faculty, Guitar
Phillip Young
Performance Faculty, Piano
Music Emeritus Faculty
Jon Bailey
Jon Bailey
Emeritus Professor of Music
Karl Kohn
(909) 607-4568
Music Staff
(909) 607-2671
Cathy Endress
Academic Department Coordinator
Thatcher Music Building 104
(909) 621-8155
(909) 607-3958