Our Staff

Key School Contacts

General Enquiries

Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music
Room 120, Performing Arts Centre
55 Scenic Boulevard, Clayton Campus
Monash University
Clayton, Victoria 3800
Phone +61 3 9905 3234

Head of School

Professor Cat Hope

Deputy Head of School

Associate Professor Kenji Fujimura

School Manager

Ms Mal Dhaliwal

School Executive Officer

Ms Sue Jedynak

Coordinators

Research Coordinator

Dr Paul Watt

Postgraduate Coordinator

Dr Joel Crotty

Honours Coordinator

Dr Paul Williamson

Undergraduate Coordinator

Dr Jonathan McIntosh

 

Academic Staff

Associate Professor Robert Burke (jazz, saxophone, coordinator of jazz and popular music)
Dr Joel Crotty (musicology)
Rod Davies (coordinator of popular voice )
Professor Mary Finsterer (composition)
Associate Professor Kenji Fujimura (piano, coordinator of classical performance)
Ben Grayson (creative music technology)
David Griffiths (clarinet, coordinator of wind, brass and percussion)
Professor John Griffiths Oficial de la Orden de Isabel la Católica FAHA (musicology)
Lisa Grosman (viola)
Professor Cat Hope (Head of School, composition)
Professor Margaret Kartomi AM FAHA (ethnomusicology)
Johannes Luebbers (jazz, composition)
Dr Jonathan McIntosh (ethnomusicology)
Dr Adrian McNeil
(ethnomusicology)
Jordan Murray (coordinator of jazz composition, trombone)
Associate Professor Merlyn Quaife AM (voice)
Associate Professor Thomas Reiner (coordinator of composition)
Elizabeth Sellars (violin, coodinator of strings)
Tamara Smolyar (piano)
Dr Paul Watt (coordinator of musicology and ethnomusicology)
Dr Paul Williamson (coordinator of jazz ensembles and honours, trumpet)

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Teaching Staff (by specialisation)

* denotes members of the Academic staff

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Composition

Associate Professor Thomas Reiner (coordinator of composition)*
Professor Mary Finsterer*
Myles Mumford
David Chisholm

 

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Creative Music Technology

Ben Grayson (coordinator of creative music technology)*

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Musicology & Ethnomusicology

Dr Paul Watt (coordinator of musicology and ethnomusicology)*
Megan Burslem
Dr Joel Crotty*
Professor John Griffiths Oficial de la Orden de Isabel la Católica FAHA*
Professor Margaret Kartomi AM FAHA*
Dr Jonathan McIntosh*
Dr Adrian McNeil*

Research Staff
Dr Gay Breyley
Bronia Kornhauser
Karen Kartomi Thomas

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Performance – Classical

Dr Kenji Fujimura (piano, coordinator of classical performance)*

Strings

Elizabeth Sellars (violin, coordinator of strings)*

Violin
Zoe Black
Sarah Curro
William Hennessy
Julian Quirit
Elizabeth Sellars*
Wilma Smith
Ivanna Tomaskova
Yi Wang
John Noble
Lisa Grosman*

Viola
Lisa Grosman*
Caleb Wright

Cello
David Berlin
Svetlana Bogoslavjevic
Rosanne Hunt
Kalina Krusteva
Josephine Vains
Molly Kadarauch
Rohan de Korte

Double Bass
Young-Hee Chan
Ben Hanlon

Guitar
Geoffrey Morris

Harp
Jacinta Dennett

Wind, Brass and Percussion

David Griffiths (clarinet, coordinator of wind, brass and percussion)*

Bassoon
Lucinda Cran

Clarinet
Paul Champion
David Griffiths*
Philip Michel
Ian Morgan

Flute
Peter Bartels
Carolyn Berlin
Prudence Davis
Sylvie Leprohon
Peter Sheridan

French Horn
Linda Hewett
Saul Lewis

Percussion
John Arcaro
Guy de Blet
Eugene Ughetti

Oboe
Jeff Crellin
Josh de Graaf
Stephen Robinson

Recorder
Genevieve Lacey

Saxophone
Lachlan Davidson
Michael Lichnovsky

Trombone
Jessica Buzbee
Eric Klay
Denton Thomas

Trumpet
Anthony Pope
Sean Priest
Tristram Williams

Tuba
Tim Buzbee

Piano

Tamara Smolyar (coordinator of piano)*
Robert Chamberlain

Darryl Coote
Associate Professor Kenji Fujimura*
Anthony Halliday
Mira Jakopanetz
Mikhail Solovei
Len Vorster

Classical Voice

Associate Professor Merlyn Quaife AM (coordinator of classical voice)*
Nicholas Dinopoulos
Judith Dodsworth
Vivien Hamilton
Roxane Hislop
Suzanne Johnston
Andrea Katz
Liane Keegan
Peter Mander
David Rogers-Smith
Susan Ann Walker
Sally Wilson
Caroline Almonte
Andrea Creighton

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Performance – Jazz and Popular music

Dr Paul Williamson (coordinator of jazz ensembles)*
Jordan Murray (coordinator of jazz composition)*
Rod Davies (coordinator of popular voice)*
Associate Professor Robert Burke (coordinator of jazz and popular music)*
Johannes Luebbers (jazz theory and composition)

Bass
Frank DiSario
Tamara Murphy
Ben Robertson
Jonathan Zion
Simon Starr

Drums/Percussion
Dave Beck
Ronny Feralla
Tony Floyd
Danny Fischer
Mike Jordan
Al Kerr

Flute
Tony Hicks
Tim Wilson

Guitar
Craig Fermanis
Stephen Magnusson
James Sherlock
Ren Walters

Piano
Professor Tony Gould AM
Marc Hannaford
Sam Keevers
Steve Sedergreen
Grant Windsor
Barney McAll

Saxophone
Associate Professor Robert Burke*
Mirko Guerrini
Ian Whitehurst
Julien Wilson
Tim Wilson
Carlo Barbaro
Scott Mcconnachie

Tabla
Sam Evans

Trombone
Jordan Murray*

Trumpet
Eugene Ball
Eamonn Mcnelis
Greg Spence
Scott Tinkler
Dr Paul Williamson*

Sitar
Gudaz Khalil

Violin
Nigel Mclean

Jazz and Popular Voice
Rod Davies*
Jacqueline Gawler
Emma Gilmartin
Charmaine Jones
Gerald Marko
Stephanie Marko
Michelle Nicole
Julie O’Hara
Louisa Rankin
Gian Slater

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Cross Specialisation staff

Aviva Endean (aural training)
Dr William Miles

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Professorial fellows and Adjunct staff

Vice Chancellor’s Professorial Fellows
Professor Paul Grabowsky OA

Adjunct Staff

Adjunct Professors
Professor Derek B. Scott
Professor Anthony Seeger
Professor John Whiteoak

Adjunct Associate Professor
Associate Professor Andrys Onsman

Adjunct Senior Research Fellows
Dr Dan Bendrups
Dr Gay Breyley
Dr Philip Flavin
Dr Aline Scott Maxwell
Dr Graeme Smith

Adjunct Research Fellows
Dr Samuel Curkpatrick
Dr John Garzoli
Dr Jane Hammond
Dr James Mitchell
Dr Ahmad Sarmast
Dr Julie Waters

Adjunct Fellows
Joe Camilleri
Mirko Guerrini

Adjunct Junior Research Associates
Dr Matthew Lorenzon
Indija Mahjoeddin

Research Affiliate
Dr Annette Bowie
Mr Robert Stove

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