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The music faculty at the University of Bridgeport are recognized professional musicians, educators, and scholars active throughout southern New England and the metropolitan New York City area. They bring a diversity of experiences, approaches, and specialties into focus, and are united by their care for students’ musical and personal growth. As a student, you will learn your trade with highly individualized attention.

Dr. Mya Scarlato

Dr. Mya Scarlato


Chair of Music, Music Education, and Performing Arts; Assistant Professor of Music Education

Kimberly McCord

Dr. Kimberly A. McCord

Adjunct Professor of Music Education

Dan Arcamone (Guitar)
Lisa Arkis (Flute)
Annalisa Boerner (Viola)
Dr. Alice M. Caldwell (Music Education, Music History)
Chris Coogan (Jazz & Piano)
Amanda Cook (Music Theory)
Patrick Doane (Violin)
Terrence Fay (Brass)
Michael Goetz (Bass, Jazz History)

Emilie Roberts Hannon (Voice & Theater)
William Harris (Woodwinds)
Dr. J. Oliver Homann (Oboe)
Jeffrey Jones (Percussion)
Kate Katcher (Theatre)
Gary Ljungquist (Music Technology)
Ian McDonald (Technical Theater)
Tim McLafferty (Drum Set)

Sarah Shreder (Cello)
Aron Smith (Piano)
Galen Tate (Organ)
Ken Trapp (Music Education)
Dr. Mark Vickers (Music Education)
Julie Viscardi-Smalley (Music Business)
Roxana Walker-Canton (Film)
Dr. Richard Weidlich (Voice)
Alexis Zingale (Piano, Chamber Music)