Concordia Music Faculty

Our Music faculty are locally and nationally known as leaders in their field, and are excellent performers, instructors, and pedagogues. They are consistently involved in the world-class Austin performing arts community, and many have one or several positions with local professional ensembles.

Full-Time Faculty

Dr. Joshua Chai, Director of Choral Activities, Director of DPM Program, 

Music Department Chair and Assistant Professor of Music

Prof. Michael Staub, Director of Instrumental Activities and Music Education

Assistant Professor of Music

Applied Music Faculty

Dr. Joshua Chai, Organ and Composition

Dr. Joseph Choi, Adjunct Instructor of Piano

Dr. James Burch, Adjunct Instructor of Cello

Dr. Janet Grohovac, Adjunct Instructor of Guitar

Dr. Monica Kang-Sasaki, Adjunct Instructor of Piano

Prof. Ann Kjerulf Knien, Adjunct Instructor of Flute

Prof. Aaron Lack, Adjunct Instructor of Percussion, Director of Concordia Percussion Ensemble

Prof. Julie Linder, Adjunct Instructor of Clarinet

Joseph M. Martin, Artist-in-Residence

Dr. Eundo Park, Adjunct Instructor of Trumpet Brass, Director of Concordia Jazz Ensemble

Prof. Abigail Pena, Adjunct Instructor of Voice

Prof. Abigail Shiman, Adjunct Instructor of Violin

Prof. Shelley Schneider, Adjunct Instructor of Voice