Faculty and Staff

Stephen Bolster

Professor of Music, Mary W. McGaw Endowed Chair in Music

Tripp Bratton

Instructor in Applied Music, Percussion
Director of Afro-Latin Percussion Ensemble and Contemporary Percussion Ensemble

Kathy Bullock

Professor of Music

Mark Calkins

Associate Professor of Music and Voice
Director of Bel Canto Treble Singers

Javier Clavere

Chair, Department of Music

Associate Professor of Music
College Organist and Carillonneur
Instructor in Applied Lessons, Piano and Composition

Lindsay Clavere

Assistant Professor, Music Theory
Instructor in Applied Lessons, Piano

Jeanette Davidson

Secretary/Building Manager

Elizabeth DiSavino

Assistant Professor of Music and Music Education
Director of Folk Roots Ensemble
Instructor in Applied Lessons, Piano and French Horn

James Dreiling

Assistant Professor of Music Education
Director of Berea College Wind Ensemble and Jazz Ensemble
Instructor in Applied Lessons, Brass

John Hedger

Instructor in Applied Music, Guitar


Shareese Johnson

Shareese Johnson

Instructor in Applied Music, Voice


Yuri Kim

Staff Accompanist, Piano


Kristy Kirsh

Instructor in Applied Music, Flute

Prof. Emmanuel Stokes portrait

Emmanuel Stokes

Assistant Professor of Music
Director of the Black Music Ensemble (BME)


David Wallace

Black Music Ensemble Assistant Director and Accompanist


Al White

Instructor in Applied Lessons, Guitar and Fiddle
Director of the Bluegrass Ensemble and Mariachi Band

Doug Drewek

Instructor in Applied Lessons, Clarinet and Saxophone