2019 Faculty
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Conductor of Orchestras:
Gordon Johnson Music Director Emeritus, Great Falls Symphony

Conductors of Bands:
Chris Dickey 
 Washington State University

Directors of Jazz Bands:
Greg Gatien  Senior Jazz, Brandon University, Manitoba, Canada
Ryan Matzinger  Junior Jazz, Montana State University
Zach Harmon  Festival Jazz Combo, Winneconne, Wisconsin

Composer in Residence:
John Harmon  Artist in Residence, Winneconne, Wisconsin

Violin:
Megan Kenny  Hawaii Symphony Orchestra
Carrie Krause  Bozeman Symphony Orchestra
June Huang  George Mason University, Washington, D.C.
Marcia Henry Liebenow  Bradley University, Peoria, Illinois

Viola:
Bernard McWilliams  Wilmington Symphony Orchestra, Wilmington, North Carolina
Jennifer Smith  String Orchestra of the Rockies, Great Falls, Montana

Cello:
Karen Becker  University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Ruth Boden  Washington State University
Miranda Wilson  University of Idaho

Bass:
Aaron Miller  Brigham Young University, Idaho

Flute:
Sue Makeever  Bozeman Symphony Orchestra, Montana State University

Oboe:
Sue Logan  Billings Symphony Orchestra

Clarinet:
David Carter  Tulsa Symphony

Saxophone:
Greg Gatien  Brandon University; Brandon, Manitoba; Canada

Bassoon:
Carl Rath  Lawrence University, Wisconsin

Trumpet:
Mark Fenderson  Montana State University–Billings
Richard J. Rulli  University of Arkansas

French Horn:
William Scharnberg  Professor Emeritus, University of North Texas

Trombone:
Loren Marsteller   Azusa Pacific University, California Philharmonic Orchestra

Euphonium & Tuba
Chris Dickey  Washington State University

Piano:
Jay Mauchley  Professor Emeritus, University of Idaho
Sandy Mauchley  Professor Emeritus, University of Idaho
Del Parkinson  Boise State University, Idaho
Mitchell Giambalvo  Tallahassee, Florida
Melissa Loehnig Simons  Central Methodist University, Missouri

Percussion:
Mary Wells  Lodi Public Schools, California
Zach Harmon  Winneconne, Wisconsin