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Additional Faculty

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Faculty Offices are located on the ground level of the Smith Center for the Arts

Full Time Faculty

Michael C. Kregler, M.M. ~​
Accompanist/Piano Class/Piano
401.865.1870 (G13)

​Part-Time Faculty/Special Lecturers/ Ensemble Directors

Roger Cichy, M.A. ~​
Composition - Basic Concepts

Jeff Hoyer, B.A.
Director of Pep Band

Kevin Kane, M.A.T. 
Teaching Brass and Percussion/trombone

Paulette LaParle, M.M.Ed.
Teaching General Music

Alex Lee-Clark, M.M.​
Jazz Band​​​​

Eric Melley, D.M.A Director of Instrumental Activities -

Symphonic Winds, Jazz Band 

David Riley, M.M., 
Theory - Guitar​​

Laurette Vitello, M.M.Ed.
Teaching Strings

Brent Wetters, Ph.D.

Clara Yang,​

Theory Lab

Applied Faculty

​Patricia Wurst Cichy, Ph.D., oboe

Roger Cichy, M.A., composition

Randy Cloutier, B.A., percussion

Anne Gasper, M.M., flute

Elizabeth Gates, M.M., french horn


Catherine Gordon, Ph.D., harpsichord

​Elizabeth Heath, voice​​

Laura Gulley, violin​

David Harper, M.M., vocal

T.J. Harper, D.M.A, conducting/vocal​

​​​Kevin Kane, M.A.T., low brass​​

Sang Woo Kang, D.M.A., piano

Christopher Kelton, D.M., saxophone/clarinet

Michael Kregler, M.M., jazz piano

Alex Lee-Clark​

David Martinez, M.A., organ

Eric Melley, D.M.A trumpet

William Miele, M.A., electric bass

Hillary Nicholson, M.M., vocal

Vincent Pagano, drums

David Riley, M.M., guitar​​

Susan Wood, M.M., bassoon​​

Clara Yang, cello​