Academics

Music Faculty and Staff

Ensemble DirectorsMusic Faculty Ensemble Directors

Melodie Dickerson: Program Manager, Music, Director of Choral/Vocal Studies

Dr. Robyn Bell: Director of Instrumental Studies

Don Bryn: Director of Keyboard Studies, Coordinator of Theory Studies

Dr. Peter Carney: Director of Jazz Studies/Applied Saxophone Instructor

Rex Willis: Director of Guitar Ensemble, Composition

Lurray Myers: Staff Accompanist  

Our Distinguished Music Faculty

Dr. Warren Apple, Piano, Organ (VC)

Felicia Brunelle, Violin (BRAD)

John Fiorito, Voice (BRAD)

Jonathan Godfrey, Guitar (BRAD)

Luis Gonzalez, Voice (BRAD)

Alfred Gratta, Cello

Dr. Jane Hoffman, Flute (BRAD)

Dr. David Katz, Voice (LWR)

Thomas Koch, Classical Guitar (BRAD)

Randolph Locke, Voice (BRAD)

Martha Lopez, Voice (BRAD)

John Miller, String Bass, Bass Guitar (BRAD)

Dr. Laurie Penpraze, Trombone, Euphonium, Tuba (BRAD)

Jean Phelan, Viola (BRAD)

Aaron Romm, Trumpet (BRAD)

Larry Solowey, French horn (BRAD)

Carol Sparrow, Voice (LWR/BRAD

Laura Spaulding, Voice, Piano (VC/BRAD)

Laura Stephenson, Clarinet (BRAD)

Thomas Suta, Percussion (BRAD)

Aza Torshkoeva, Piano (BRAD)

Fernando Traba, Bassoon (BRAD)

Joyce Valentine, Piano (BRAD)

 Laurie Vodnoy-Wright, Violin

Please refer to campus designation below to determine which campus music faculty members teach.

*BRAD = SCF Bradenton

*LWR = SCF Lakewood Ranch

*VC = SCF Venice

*OC = Off Campus site

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