Faculty

Music Performance Faculty

Cathy Adkins
Professor of Music
Executive Director of General Education
Organ
Department: Music
Office:  Moore 151
P.O. Box:  6693
Phone:  (828) 689-1395
Email:  cadkins@mhu.edu
Anthony Ammons
Instructor
French Horn
Department: Music
Office:  Moore 142
P.O. Box:  6693
Phone:  828-689-1209
Email:  aammons@mhu.edu
Paul Babelay
Instructor
Percussion
Department: Music
Office:  Moore 116
P.O. Box:  6693
Phone:  828-689-1209
Rodney Caldwell
Associate Professor of Music
Department Chair
Coordinator of Music Education
Director of Choral Studies
Conducting
Department: Music
Office:  Moore 202
P.O. Box:  6693
Phone:  (828) 689-1431
Brian Garland
Instructor
Trumpet
Department: Music
Office:  Moore 120
P.O. Box:  6693
Phone:  828-689-1107
Justin Mabry
Instructor
Percussion
Department: Music
Office:  Moore 114
P.O. Box:  6693
Phone:  828-689-1209
Email:  jmabry@mhu.edu
Jennifer Pedersen
Instructor
Vocal Area Coordinator
Voice
Department: Music
Office:  Moore 200
P.O. Box:  6693
Phone:  (828) 689-1222
Jason Slaughter
Instructor
Jazz Ensemble
Department: Music
Office:  Moore 120
P.O. Box:  6693
Phone:  828-689-1107
Jim Sparrow
Professor of Music
Instrumental Area Coordinator
Trombone
Euphonium
Tuba
Department: Music
Office:  Moore 162
P.O. Box:  6693
Phone:  (828) 689-1433
Gary Spence
Instructor
Folk Guitar
Department: Music
Office:  Moore 144
P.O. Box:  6693
Phone:  828-689-1209
Email:  gspence@mhu.edu
Teresa Sumpter
Associate Professor of Music
Keyboard Area Coordinator
Piano
Department: Music
Office:  Moore 205
P.O. Box:  6693
Phone:  (828) 689-1308
Alan Theisen
Associate Professor of Music
Theory and Aural Skills
Saxophone
Department: Music
Office:  Moore 118
P.O. Box:  6693
Phone:  (828) 689-1565
Misty Theisen
Assistant Professor
Woodwinds
Department: Music
Office:  Moore 116
P.O. Box:  6693
Phone:  (828) 689-1209
Brian Tinkel
Associate Professor of Music
Percussion
Department: Music
Office:  Moore 114
P.O. Box:  6693
Phone:  (828) 689-1588
Email:  btinkel@mhu.edu
Simone Vigilante
Instructor
Voice
Department: Music
Office:  Moore 102
P.O. Box:  6693
Phone:  828-689-1131