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.

Dr. Patricia Griggs Burnham, Director of Programs in Music

Assistant Professor of Music

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

Assistant Professor of Music


Adjunct Music Faculty

Prof. Shelley Schneider, Adjunct Instructor of Voice

Prof. Esther Sanders, Adjunct Instructor of Violin

Dr. Janet Grohovac, Adjunct Instructor of Guitar

Dr. James Burch, Adjunct Instructor of Cello

Prof. Ann Kjerulf Knien, Adjunct Instructor of Flute

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

Dr. Patricia Lee, Adjunct Instructor of Piano

Prof. 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. Julie Linder, Adjunct Instructor of Clarinet


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