Extension Division Faculty

  • Lauren Barchi
    Lauren Barchi has been a teacher and performer in the New York City/ New Jersey area for almost ten years. She is currently going to Rutgers...
  • Neal Bennett

    Neal Bennett is a Telly Award-winning multimedia producer, director, editor, and filmmaker with two decades of...

  • Benjamin Berman

    Piano, harpsichord and voice

    Benjamin T. Berman, tenor, is the music director of First Reformed Church of New Brunswick. He...
  • Allison Brewster Franzetti

    Program Coordinator for the Adult Chamber Music Program, Artistic Director of the Young Artist Program, Piano

    Artistic Director of the Young Artist Program and Coordinator of Adult Chamber Music, Dr. Allison Brewster...
  • Brian Bulfer

    Chair of the Mason Gross Extension Division's Visual Arts Department

    Brian Bulfer earned a BFA...
  • Tara Buzash

    Piano

    Tara Buzash is a pianist, composer, educator, and businesswoman who thrives on hard...
  • Jorge Caballero

    Instructor, Classical Guitar

    A native of Lima, Peru, Jorge Caballero is the youngest musician and the...

  • Marilia Caputo
     
    Biography
     
    Brazilian pianist Marilia Caputo has performed...
  • Jenne Carey

    Voice

    Education & Training
    Master of Music, Voice Pedagogy and Performance - Westminster Choir College
    ...

  • Susannah Chapman

    Private Instructor - Cello

    Cellist Susannah Chapman is well-established as a chamber musician, soloist, contemporary music interpreter, and performer in leading chamber...

  • David Cheifer

    Accompanist, Piano

    After studying piano from the age of six, then organ and bassoon, David Cheifer went on...

  • Sharon Gayoung Cho
    Born in South Korea, Sharon began playing the violin at 2 years old. She moved to Austria and when she was fifteen and became the youngest...
  • Alexander Clough
    Alex Clough is a pianist, keyboardist, and composer on the New York music scene.  Born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, Alex was exposed early...
  • Paul Conrad

    Paul Conrad received a Bachelor of Music from Mason Gross School of the Arts, where he studied piano with Paul...

  • Dr. Zoe Browder Doll

    Piano Faculty Chair, Coordinator of Young Maestros Program

    Education & Training
    Doctor of Musical Arts in Piano Performance, Stony Brook University, 2004 (studied with...

  • Maeve Dougal

    Director of Ballet

    Maeve Dougal ...

  • Joshua Druckenmiller

    Joshua Druckenmiller is a tenor and musicologist continuing his...

  • Isaac Dye

    Saxophone

    Biography
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  • Jordan Enzinger

    Cello

    With a versatile background in solo, chamber, and orchestral music, Dr. Jordan Enzinger is in demand as a performer and instructor throughout...
  • Anthony Fazio

    Private Instructor - Trumpet

    Trumpeter and flugelhornist Anthony Fazio, a native of Staten Island, NY, is a two time Rutgers University graduate with a Bachelor’s and...

  • Zachary Feingold

    Zachary Feingold maintains an active career of orchestral and chamber music endeavors. He has performed with many professional ensembles...

  • Pierre Ferreyra-Mansilla
    Mr. Ferreyra-Mansilla was the winner of the Grand Prize from the Philadelphia Competition and is currently active a performer and teaching...
  • Alev Gokce Erem
    A. Gokce Erem was born in Istanbul, Turkey. She developed a strong interest in music at a very early age when she started to learn the piano....
  • Alicia Greey

    Class Instructor - Little Knights

    Alicia Greey currently works as an elementary music teacher at Our Lady of Mt Carmel...

  • Michelle Grondin-Gergich

    Private Instructor - Flute

    Michelle Gergich has wide-ranging experience as a flutist and piccolo...

  • Sonya Headlam
    Sonya Headlam’s musical journey began with piano lessons at the age of 5. She began formal voice training at the age of 16 and has since...
  • Mathias Iff
    Mathias Iff has completed his BA and MM (concert maturity diploma) at the Conservatory of Bern, Switzerland, and is currently pursuing his DMA...
  • Hilary Jones

    Class Instructor - Adult Chamber Music Program

    Flutist Hilary Jones is an...

  • Suejin Jung

    Private Instructor - Piano

    Korean American pianist, Suejin Jung has appeared in various concert venues throughout...

  • Megan Kalberer

    Megan is a graduate of Mason Gross School of the Arts where she earned a Bachelor’s degree in Music Education and studied classical voice...

  • Mira Kang

    Cellist Mira Kang has performed throughout South Korea, northeastern USA, and Germany as a recitalist and chamber musician. Her first public...

  • Anna Keiserman

    Private Instructor - Piano

    Anna Keiserman, born in...

  • Raymond Kelly

    Private Instructor - Saxophone

    Saxophonist Raymond Kelly is a current Doctorate in Musical Arts candidate in saxophone performance at Rutgers University. He holds a Master...
  • Christopher Kenniff

    Instructor, Classical Guitar

    Christopher Kenniff...

  • Bomi Kim

    Visual Arts

    Bomi Kim is an artist from California. She received a BA in art studio and graduated with...

  • Kate Kim

    Private Instructor - Piano

    Korean American pianist Kate Kim studied at Korea National University of Arts Pre-College with...

  • Azusa Komiyama
    Ms. Komiyama attended Toho...
  • Yen Lee

    A native of South Korea, Yen Lee had been an active member in the guitar competition circuit winning prizes and appeared in many major concert...

  • Hyojin Lee

    Since her debut performance as a soloist with the Daegu ...

  • Jeongseon Ellen Lee
    Pianist Jeongseon Ellen Lee, a native of South Korea, was first inspired to begin studying the piano with her mother as her teacher at the age...
  • Susana Leiva
    Susana Leiva Ovalle was born in 1992 in Santiago, Chile. Susana began piano lessons at the age of four with Georgina Gonzalez...
  • Rachel Levine Podhorcer
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  • Chang Ho Lim

    Chang Ho Lim made his debut as a soloist with the Seoul National Symphony Orchestra and as a recitalist at the...

  • William Macirowski

    Jazz Bass, Assistant Director: Rutgers Youth Jazz Ensemble

    Performer, composer, and educator William T. Macirowski began his career as a...

  • David Miller

    Director, Mason Gross Jazz Institute for Teens and Rutgers Youth Jazz Ensemble

    Trombonist, composer, arranger, and educator Dave Miller was born in Waukegan...
  • Andrew Moore
    Andrew Moore, Bass-Baritone from Point Pleasant, New Jersey, is currently working for his MM in Opera at Mason Gross School of the Arts at...
  • Yevgeny Morozov
    Piano
     
    Studied under
    Susan Starr (USA, Mason Gross...
  • Judith Morse

    Violin

    American conductor, Judith Morse is a graduate of the Manhattan School of Music in New York, where she received her Bachelor of Music degree...
  • Ning Mu

    Violin/ Viola

    Ning Mu studied violin with his father at 8. His academic training started at the middle school attached to the Central Conservatory of Music of...

  • Leighann Narum

    Classical Guitar

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  • Loomis Natasha
    Flutist Natasha Loomis is a versatile and engaging performer of music from Baroque to contemporary. Natasha has performed throughout the...
  • Sung Tae Park

    Piano

    Studied under
    Samuel Dilworth-Leslie
    ...

  • Jihye Park

    Piano

    Education & Training
    BM in Hanyang University in...

  • Joseph Pinto

    Private Instructor - Clarinet

    Joseph Pinto is an active freelance musician and teacher in the NewYork/New Jersey area...

  • Thomas Purcell

    Thomas is currently a graduate student at Rutgers University working towards a Master of Arts degree in Musicology and a Master of Music degree...

  • Peter James Saleh

    Percussion

    Studied under:

    Christopher Deane
    Mark Ford
    Tommy...

  • Paolo Scartoni
    Paolo Scartoni received his Master of Arts in Piano from the Higher Institute of Musical Studies «R....
  • David Schneck
    Performance Experience
     
    David Schneck played for six years as a summer augment at the  ...
  • Sarah Shin
    Sarah Shin is a vibrant and versatile performer, educator, and collaborator. She has performed at Symphony Hall in Boston, Carnegie Hall and...
  • Ilana Silverman

    Instructor, Little Knights at East Brunswick After School Kids

    Ilana Silverman is an elementary music teacher in the East Brunswick Public Schools. Silverman graduated from the Mason Gross School of the Arts...

  • Vincent Smith

    Private Instructor - Drum set

    Vincent Pierce Smith is a multi-instrumentalist, teacher,...

  • Enriqueta Somarriba

    Piano instructor

    Pianist Enriqueta Somarriba performs in the United States, her native Spain and other European countries, both as soloist and...

  • Jonathan Spitz

    See Mason Gross Music Department bio.

  • Rebekah Sterlacci

    Artistic Director, Rutgers Children’s Choir & Scarlet Singers

    Rebekah Sterlacci (Artistic Director; Conductor, Chorale & Scarlet Singers) is the Supervisor of Visual and Performing Arts in the...
  • Brennan Sweet
    Born in New York City, Brennan Sweet began violin studies at two years of age in Edmonton, Alberta. Settling in the St. Louis area, he...
  • André Tarantiles

    Harp

    André Tarantiles has...

  • David Torres
    David Torres was born and raised in West Palm Beach, Florida. He received his BFA from Rhode Island School of Design and his MFA from Mason...
  • Peter Toth

    Piano

    Hungarian pianist...

  • Amy Tu
    Amy Tu is an award...
  • I-Wen Wang

    Private Instructor - Piano

    Taiwanese-born American pianist I-Wen Wang has performed in the United States, Canada, Europe, China, Israel, and Taiwan, to critical acclaim...
  • Dr. Christopher Wickham

    Bassoon

    Education & Training
    DMA, Rutgers University
    PSD, Mannes College of Music
    MM, Temple University...

  • Kelly Wieand

    Music Together

    Performs with
    Sings with Collegium...