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Develop your degree plan with advisors who are committed to your personal and professional success. The School of Music guides you every step of the way so that you can identify and accomplish your academic and career goals. To speak with your advisor, refer to the contact list below or your my.tcu.edu student center portal. For more information about advising in the School of Music, please contact Dr. Elizabeth Kirkendoll.

Elizabeth Kirkendoll, PhD
Assistant Director, Academic & Student Program
114 Ed Landreth Hall
e.kirkendoll@tcu.edu
817-257-4796

Primary Advisors

Wind Conducting: Bobby Francis
Orchestral Conducting: German Gutierrez
Choral Conducting: Christopher Aspaas

With fulltime piano studio teacher: Ann Gipson, Harold MartinaJohn OwingsTamás Ungár
Other piano students advised as follows: Ann Gipson

Harp and Guitar: Blaise Ferrandino
Violin: Elisabeth Adkins
Viola: Misha Galaganov
Cello: Misha Galaganov
Double Bass: Blaise Ferrandino, Yuan Xiong Lu

A – L (Undergraduates): Sean AtkinsonTill Meyn
M – Z (Undergraduates): Blaise FerrandinoMartin Blessinger
Graduates: By primary professor

With fulltime voice studio teacher: David BrockSan-Ky Kim, Twyla Robinson, James Rodriguez, Corey Trahan, Angela Turner Wilson

Other voice students advised as follows:
Voice majors last names beginning A – F: David Brock
Voice majors last names beginning G- L: San-ky Kim
Voice majors last names beginning M – Q: James Rodriguez
Voice majors last names beginning R – V: Twyla Robinson
Voice majors last names beginning W – Z: Angela Turner Wilson

Flute, Oboe: Shauna Thompson
Clarinet: Corey Mackey
Saxophone, Bassoon: Joe Eckert
Trumpet: Jon Burgess
Horn:  Heather Test
Trombone: David Begnoche
Tuba, Euphonium: David Begnoche
Percussion: Brian A. West

Advisors by Degree

Primary advisor as listed by instrument/discipline.

Primary advisor as listed by instrument/discipline.

Secondary advisors:
Last names beginning A – I: Stuart Cheney
Last names beginning J – R: William Gibbons
Last names beginning S – Z: Tim Watkins

Primary advisor as listed by instrument/discipline.

Secondary advisors:
Vocal and Percussion: Sheri Neill
Instrumental: Laura Singletary

Advising Checklist Advising Form TCU Core Curriculum Class Schedule Worksheet