Faculty

Our exceptional cohort of five full-time and 20 adjunct faculty are committed to nurturing a love of music that will last a lifetime.

Full-Time Faculty

Jennifer Carnevale: Music Department Chair; Director of Dobbs 16, Tower Singers, Concert Choir and The Glee Club; Instructor of Psychology of Music, Music and Social Justice

Curt Ebersole: Private Lessons Coordinator; Director of Chamber Music, Symphonic Winds, String Ensemble and Middle School Orchestra; Advisor to The Salty Dogs; Instructor of Music in Film and the Independent Study in Conducting

Katie Meadows: Coordinator of Middle School Music; Director of Preludes; Musical Director of Upper School and Middle School Musicals; Advisor to Cabaret Troupe; Instructor of Fifth Grade Music and Sixth Grade Music

Gilles Pugatch: Director of Jazz Band, Jazz Modern, Jazz Orchestra and Middle School Jazz Band; Advisor to 49 Clinton; Instructor of Music Theory I, Music Theory II, Studio Production, and Advanced Topics in Audio Recording; Co-Director of Great Gig in the Sky

John-Alec Raubeson: Director of Masters of Rock, Boom!; Advisor to Positive Rhythm; Instructor of Seventh Grade Music and Eighth Grade Music

Barbara Ciannella: Director of The 1877 and MastersSingers, Advisor to Dohters; Accompanist for Tower Singers.

Adjunct Private Lessons Faculty

Baritone: Darlene Kaukoranta
Bass Guitar: Brian Connie, Brian O’Connell
Brass: Darlene Kaukoranta
Cello: Igor Skedrov
Clarinet: Travis Sullivan
Drum Set: David Jones
Flute: Stefani Starin
French Horn: Darlene Kaukoranta
Guitar: Brain Connie, Brian O’Connell
Harmonica: Brian Connie
Piano: Barbara Ciannella, Nancy Kennedy, Isabelle O’Connell, Travis Sullivan, Sima Wolf
Saxophone: Travis Sullivan
Trombone: Darlene Kaukoranta, Robert Bennett
Trumpet: John Bailey
Upright/ Acoustic Bass: Elenore Oppenheim
Viola: Olga Tymchenko
Violin: Olga Tymchenko
Voice: Gwendolyn Bradley, George Croom, Jamie Leonhart