Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Faculty and Staff

Band

Dr. Scott Jones, Assistant Professor, Director of Bands, Conducting, Music Education
BM, Grand Valley State University; MM, Peabody Institute; MM, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee; DM, Indiana University

Dr. Jason Kihle, Associate Professor, Assistant Director of Bands, Percussion, Latin Jazz Ensemble
BMEd, University of North Dakota; MM, DA, University of Northern Colorado 

Choir

Dr. Kenneth Williams, Professor, Director of Choral Activities, Voice 
BM, University of Miami; MM, University of South Florida; DMA, University of Miami

Music Education

Dr. Scott Jones, Assistant Professor, Director of Bands, Conducting, Music Education
BM, Grand Valley State University; MM, Peabody Institute; MM, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee; DM, Indiana University 

Jeff Stone, Adjunct Faculty, Music Education, Supervisor of Student Teachers
BEd, MME, Southwest Texas State University

Dr. Catherine Ming Tu, Assitant Professor of Music Education,  BM, MME, University of South Carolina, PhD, University of Miami, Coral Gables

Dr. Kenneth Williams, Professor, Director of Choral Activities, Voice 
BM, University of Miami; MM, University of South Florida; DMA, University of Miami

Jazz

Dr. Paul Hageman, Regents Professor, Chair, Jazz, Co-Graduate Coordinator
BA, Louisiana Tech University; MM, DA, University of Northern Colorado

Dr. Jason Kihle, Associate Professor, Assistant Director of Bands, Percussion, Latin Jazz Ensemble
BMEd, University of North Dakota; MM, DA, University of Northern Colorado

Dr. Kyle Millsap, Assistant Professor, Trumpet, Jazz
BM, Wichita State University; MM, University of North Texas; DMA, University of Memphis 

James Warth, Associate Professor, Saxophone, Jazz
BS, University of South Carolina; MM, University of Texas at Austin

Music History

Glynn Garcia, Adjunct Faculty, History of Rock and Roll, Jazz Bass
BM, Christopher Newport University; MME, Lamar University 

Dr. Joseph Jones, Assistant Professor, Music History
BA, University of Minnesota-Morris; MM, Ph.D, University of Illinois

Jeff Stone, Adjunct Faculty, Music Education, History of Rock and Roll, Supervisor of Student Teachers
BEd, MME, Southwest Texas State University

Music Theory

Dr. Ann Fronckowiak, Assistant Professor, Oboe, Music Theory
BM, State University of New York Fredonia; MM, Manhattan School of Music; DMA, Ohio State University

Dr. Darin Hoskisson, Associate Professor, Music Theory, Co-Graduate Coordinator
BM, Idaho State University; MM, Louisiana State University; PhD, University of Oregon

Dr. James Lee, Adjunct Faculty, Music Theory 
BA, University of North Texas; MM, EdD, Texas A&M University-Commerce

Dr. Greg Sanders, Professor, Coordinator of Music Theory 
BM, Arkansas State University; MM, North Texas State University; DMA, University of North Texas

Opera 

Dr. Melinda Brou, Assistant Professor, Voice, Opera 
BM, Southwestern University; MM, University of Colorado; DMA, University of Texas at Austin

Orchestra

Dr. Veronica Salinas, Assistant Professor, Strings, Orchestra, Music History
BM, MM Sam Houston State University; DMA, Texas Tech University

Piano

Dr. Joachim Reinhuber, Associate Professor, Piano, Piano Pedagogy
MM, Staatliche Hochschule fur Musik Freiburg; MM, Rice University; DMA, University of Texas at Austin

Dr. Sehee Lee, Instructor of Music, Piano, Piano Pedagogy and Collaborative Piano
BM, MM, Kyunghee University, MM (Collaborative Piano) Cleveland State, DMA Arizona State

Percussion

John Fluman, Associate Professor, Percussion
BME, University of Oklahoma; MM, Texas Tech University

Keith Hendricks, Adjunct Faculty, Percussion
BM, University of North Texas; MM, Cincinnati Conservatory

Dr. Jason Kihle , Associate Professor, Assistant Director of Bands, Percussion, Latin Jazz Ensemble
BMEd, University of North Dakota; MM, DA, University of Northern Colorado

Strings

Dr. Veronica Salinas, Assistant Professor, Strings, Orchestra, Music History
BM, MM Sam Houston State University; DMA, Texas Tech University

Voice

Dr. Melinda Brou, Assistant Professor, Voice, Opera 
BM, Southwestern University; MM, University of Colorado; DMA, University of Texas at Austin

Dr.  Kenneth Williams, Professor, Director of Choral Activities, Voice 
BM, University of Miami; MM, University of South Florida; DMA University of Miami

Wind Studies

Dr. Justin Benavidez, Assistant Professor, Tuba, Euphonium
BM, University of North Texas; MM, DMA, University of Michigan 

Dr. Oscar Diaz, Associate Professor, Trombone
BM, Texas A&M University-Kingsville; MM, University of Northern Colorado; DMA, The University of Texas at Austin 

Dr. Ann Fronckowiak, Assistant Professor, Oboe, Music Theory
BM, State University of New York Fredonia; MM, Manhattan School of Music; DMA, Ohio State University

Dr. Elizabeth Janzen, Assistant Professor, Flute
BM, University of Toronto; MM, DMA, Manhattan School of Music

Benjamin Kessler, Adjunct Faculty, Saxophone
BM, MM, University of Texas at Austin

Dr. Nancy KingSanders, Professor, Associate Vice President for Student Success 
BM, Southwest Texas State University; MM, University of North Texas; DMA, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Dr. Kellie Lignitz, Assistant Professor, Clarinet
BM, Washburn University; MM, DMA University of North Texas

Julie Linder, Adjunct Faculty, Clarinet
BM, University of North Texas; MM, DePaul University

Arianne Lovelace, Adjunct Faculty, Bassoon
BM, Miami University (Ohio); MM, Indiana University

Dr. Kyle Millsap, Assistant Professor, Trumpet, Jazz
BM, Wichita State University; MM, University of North Texas; DMA, University of Memphis 

Dr. Jennifer Ratchford Sholtis  Professor, Horn
BM, University of Arkansas; MFA, DMA, University of Iowa 

James Warth, Associate Professor, Saxophone, Jazz
BS, University of South Carolina; MM, University of Texas at Austin

Professor Emeritus

Dr. Robert Scott, Professor Emeritus, Voice, Opera and Musical Theater

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This page was last updated on: November 12, 2014