FACULTY & STAFF DIRECTORY

At California College of Music, our faculty strikes a harmonious balance between academic scholarship and professional experience in the popular music industry. Our esteemed faculty members hold bachelor’s, master’s, and doctorate degrees from such prestigious music institutions as CalArts, Juilliard, Berklee, Musicians Institute, UT Austin, UNT, Morehouse, CSUN, CSULA, UCSB, and UCLA. Legendary artists our faculty members have worked with include Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, Quincy Jones, Aretha Franklin, Celine Dion, Rod Stewart, Whitney Houston, Michael Buble, Josh Groban, Christina Aguilera, Weezer, Frankie Valli, Willie Nelson, B.B. King, Steelheart, Cirque du Soleil, and many more.

Click on a faculty member’s photo to learn more about his/her background.

 

Moana Avvenenti

Moana Avvenenti, B.A.
Voice

David Bawiec

David Bawiec, B.M.
Music Technology Department Chair

Alessandro Bertoni

Alessandro Bertoni
Piano

Daniel Brummel

Daniel Brummel, M.M.

Carlos Campos - 01

Carlos Campos, M.M.
Piano

Sherri Canon

Dr. Sherri Canon, Ph.D.
Music History

Kevin Dorsey

Kevin Dorsey, B.A.
Voice

Byron Fry

Byron Fry
Guitar

Weba Garretson - 01

Weba Garretson, M.M.
Voice

Daniel Gonzalez

Daniel Gonzalez, B.M.
Music Technology

Bobby Halvorson

Bobby Halvorson, D.M.A.
Voice

Robert Holliday

Robert Holliday, M.F.A.
Piano

 

Nick Kellie

Nick Kellie
Guitar

Chris Kapica

Chris Kapica, M.M.
Director of Education

Karen Kitterman

Karen Kitterman, B.A.
Voice

Bryan Ladd - 01

Bryan Ladd, B.M.
Bass

Andre LafosseAndre LaFosse, B.F.A.
Guitar

Carol De Leon

Carol De Leon, M.M.
Voice

Sumitra 01
Sumitra Nanjundan, B.A.
Voice

Craig Pilo

Craig Pilo, B.M.
Drum Program Chair

Benjamin Shepherd 01Benjamin Shepherd, B.F.A.
Bass Program Chair

George 01

George Wiederkehr, M.A.
Studio Recording