Composition and Theory

Joe Argentino, theory
Bill Brennan, electronic music, music technology
Florian Hoefner, Jazz Theory, Elements of Music, Improvisation
Clark Ross, composition
Andrew Staniland, composition, electronic music, arranging


Jakub Martinec, choral
Vernon Regehr, instrumental


Bill Brennan, jazz ensemble and gamelan
Karen Bulmer, brass ensemble
Nathan Cook, chamber music
Jakub Martinec, festival and chamber choirs
E. Mark Murphy, opera workshop
Eldon Murray, opera workshop
Rob Power, percussion ensemble
Vernon Regehr, chamber orchestra
Caroline Schiller, opera workshop (on sabbatical - 2017/18)

Music Education

David Buley
Andrea Rose


Harris Berger, Director - MMaP, ethnomusicology
Holly Everett
, ethnomusicology, folklore
Meghan Forsyth, musicology
Jane Gosine, musicology (on sabbatical - 2017/18)
Paul Rice, musicology
Ian Sutherland, musicology
Kati Szego, ethnomusicology
Cory Thorne, ethnomusicology, folklore
Ellen Waterman, ethnomusicology


Bill Brennan, percussion
Karen Bulmer, low brass
Christine Carter, single reeds (on leave 2017-18)
Michelle Cheramy, flute 
Nancy Dahn, violin and viola
Grant Etchegary, bassoon
Valerie Holden, oboe
Jennifer Johnson, violin, body mapping
Heather Kao, violin
Alan Klaus, trumpet and horn
Jane Leibel, voice
E. Mark Murphy, voice
Shelley Neville, voice
Mary O'Keeffe, harpsichord
Rob Power, percussion
Sylvie Proulx, guitar
Kate Read, viola
Vernon Regehr, cello and double bass
Sean Rice, single reeds
Caroline Schiller, voice (on sabbatical - 2017/18)
Timothy Steeves, piano
Kristina Szutor, piano
Maureen Volk, piano (on sabbatical - 2017/18)

Traditional Music

Jim Payne, accordion, NL folksinging 
Christina Smith, fiddle

Professor Emeritus

Beverley Diamond, ethnomusicology
Tom Gordon, musicology

Adjunct Professors

Jason Caslor, instrumental conducting
Meghan Forsyth, ethnomusicology, musicology and popular music studies
Kate Galloway, musicology, ethnomusicology, popular music studies, sound studies
Florian Hoefner, jazz
Kristin Harris Walsh, ethnomusicology
Chris Tonelli, critical musicology, ethnomusicology and popular music studies
Mark David Turner, media and performance studies
Jeffrey van den Scott, musicologies

Professional Associates

Bill Brennan, jazz and world music, percussion
Deborah Hawksley, music therapy
Susan LeMessurier Quinn, music therapy


School of Music

230 Elizabeth Ave

St. John's, NL A1B 3X9 CANADA

Tel: (709) 864-2530

Fax: (709) 864-2552