Oberlin Conservatory’s 42 areas of private, applied study are organized by 11 divisions: Conducting and Ensembles; Contemporary Music; Historical Performance; Jazz Studies; Keyboard Studies; Music Theory; Musicology; Pedagogy, Advocacy, and Community Engagement (PACE); Strings; Vocal Studies; and Winds, Brass, and Percussion.

Conducting and Ensembles

Chair: Raphael Jiménez

Administrative Assistant: Cindy Shairba

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Historical Performance

Chair: David Breitman

Administrative Assistant: Cindy Shairba

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Jazz Studies

Chair: Bobby Ferrazza

Administrative Assistant: Julie Baker

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Keyboard Studies

Chair: Robert Shannon

Administrative Assistant: Cindy Shairba

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Music Theory

Chair: Brian Alegant

Administrative Assistant: Jeanne Rosecrans

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Musicology

Chair: Steven Plank

Administrative Assistant: Jeanne Rosecrans

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Pedagogy, Advocacy, and Community Engagement

Chair: Jody Kerchner

Administrative Assistant: Jeanne Rosecrans

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Strings

Chair: Amir Eldan

Administrative Assistant: Cindy Shairba

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Vocal Studies

Chair: Salvatore Champagne

Administrative Assistant: Cindy Shairba

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Winds, Brass, and Percussion

Chair: Michael Rosen

Administrative Assistant: Cindy Shairba

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