Our Faculty

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Sonoma State University has transitioned to remote instruction for spring 2020. Employees are working remotely in almost all departments. Email is the best way to communicate with our faculty and staff. Please see the SSU COVID-19 site for more information. 

Chair

John Palmer
Musicology Program, Musicianship
707-664-2302
GMC 2045

Full-time Faculty

Director of Choral Activites
707-664-3925
GMC 2071
Director of Bands
707-664-4154
GMC 2063
Director of Orchestral Studies
707-664-2989
GMC 2065
Director of Jazz Studies
707-664-4149
GMC 2061
Director, Walford Studio; Composition
707-664-2881
GMC 2067
Dr. Kim Mieder Director of Music Education
Dr. Kim Mieder
707-664-4250
GMC 2073
Vocal, Operal/Musical Theatre Director
707-664-2973
GMC 2068/Ives 74
John Palmer
Musicology Program, Musicianship
707-664-2302
GMC 2045
Piano, Chamber Music Director
707-664-2973
GMC 2075
Professor, Director of Music Theory, Brass Ensemble
707-664-2324
GMC 2068

Part-time/Studio Faculty

Classical Guitar Lessons, Guitar Ensemble, Freshman Learning Community, Guitar Methods
GMC 2064
Trombone, Euphonium & Tuba
GMC 2064
Jazz Piano
GMC 2062
Jazz Saxophone
GMC 2062
Jazz Guitar
GMC 2074
Percussion, Percussion & Improvisation Ensemble, Percussion Pedagogy
GMC 2066
Horn
707-664-3483
GMC 2076
Clarinet
GMC 2070
Violin
GMC 2074

Staff

Production Manager
7076643160
GMC 2043
Jana Duncan portrait
CPA Marketing and Public Relations Coordinator
7076643530
GMC 2040
Piano Technician II
Administrative Analyst
707-664-2324
GMC 2042

Emeritus Faculty

Emeritus Faculty, Composition
707-664-2631
GMC 2066