Resident Faculty

Elfriede Nitzsche Liberal Arts
Stanford University, B.A.
Harvard University, M.A.T.
University of Southern California, Ph.D.

Yi Dong Applied Instrumental Studies, Piano Seminar, Instrumental Literature,
Career Study, Ensemble, Fundamentals of Website Development, Basics of Finance for Musicians
New England Conservatory of Music, B.M.
Yale University, M.A.

Yoichiro Etsuki Applied Instrumental Studies, Chamber Music, Orchestral Repertoire
Vanderbilt University, B.M.
North Carolina School of the Arts, M.A.
University of Oregon, D.M.A.

Kanae Komugi Applied Instrumental Studies, Music Theory, Solfège (all MT courses)
North Carolina School of the Arts, B.M.
University of Miami, M.M.
University of Oregon, D.M.A

Shinya Komugi College Algebra, Introduction to Astronomy
Tokyo University, B.S.
Tokyo University, M.S.
Tokyo University, Ph.D.

Hui-Hsin Tseng Applied Instrumental Studies, Collaborative Piano, Music History (all
MH courses)
National Taiwan University of Arts, B.F.A.
State University of New York at Purchase, M.M.
University of Southern California, D.M.A

Fang Fang Xu Applied Instrumental Studies, Orchestra Repertoire
University of Southern California, B.M.
University of Southern California, M.M.
University of Southern California, D.M.A



Tzu-I Yang Applied Instrumental Studies, Chamber Music
New England Conservatory of Music, B.M.
California Institute of the Arts, M.M.

T.J. Troy, Percussion
California Institute of Arts, M. F. A

Warren Spaeth Music Theory/Solfege, Music History, Ethics
Manhattan School of Music, M.M.
UC Santa Barbara, Post graduate study