Name                           Year Concentration Institutional Affiliation Comments Updated
Afendoulis, Yanni 2003 Ethnomusicology Graduate student, Claremont Graduate University, School of Religion   11-01-05
Alonso, Sergio "Checo" 1999 Ethnomusicology Music Teacher, San Fernando High School; Harpist, Mariachi Los Camperos de Nati Cano; Music Instructor, Mariachi Master Apprentice Program; Vice-Chair, City of San Fernando Cultural Arts Commission; Council Member, The National Association for Music Education (MENC) Mariachi Advisory Council   12-14-06
Alpert, Jenni 2000 Ethnomusicology Artist/Musician   03-01-10
Amador, Gina 1996 Ethnomusicology CEO, Silent Bay Entertainment (film/tv postproduction supervision, music supervision, footage and music clearances)   01-25-07
Arellano, Kristine 2004 Ethnomusicology Marketing Coordinator, Grand Performances   04-10-08
Asa-Dorian, Eric 1994 Ethnomusicology Counselor, Genuine Care. Provide therapeutic services to adults with mental illnesses   11-01-05
Bozina, Carmen 2011 World Music Creative Assistant for Film/TV Licensing, Rondor Music/Universal Music Publishing   08-27-13
Brewer, Megan 2005 Ethnomusicology Immigration attorney, Hanlon Law Group   09-01-10
Brown, Jenifer 2003 Ethnomusicology Graduate student, Union Theological Seminar, New  York   01-19-07
Burns, Christie 2004 Ethnomusicology Graduate student in Folk Studies at Western Kentucky University. Also part of a team working to bring the 2009 Cimbalom (Dulcimer) World Congress to the U.S., specifically, Shepherdstown, West Virginia.   11-01-05
Butler, Larry L. 1969 Ethnomusicology Teacher, Leesburg High School, Florida   04-27-07
Capello, Joey 2005 Ethnomusicology Production Coordinator for Universal Music Group - Mobile Division   05-02-06
Cardenas, Gabe 2006 Ethnomusicology Library Assistant III, UCLA Cataloging and Metadate Center   10-22-07
Chammou, Tamar (Wax) 1999 Ethnomusicology Director, Music, Warner Brothers Television   05-27-11
Chapa, Jessica 2005 Ethnomusicology Substitute teacher for secondary and high school grade levels   05-08-06
DePinna, Nick 2007 Jazz Studies Graduate student, UCLA Department of Music   09-06-07
Deutsch, Elliot 2005 Jazz Studies Freelance composer, arranger, and trumpeter   08-23-10
Doane, Carmen EF 2003 Ethnomusicology Musicologist/Music Therapy, St. John's Regional Medical Center. Also recording artist, performing singer/songwriter, and give vocal and piano lessons around the Los Angeles area   04-23-07
Drootin, Kerri Kirchheimer 1999 Ethnomusicology Manager, NBC Universal Television Music. Music supervisor for various television productions; still playing drums.   01-10-07
Ellorin, Bernard 2003 Ethnomusicology Graduate student, M.A. Program in Ethnomusicology, University of Hawai\i at Manoa   03-12-07
Emerson, Ethan 2006 Jazz Studies I play Gypsy Jazz guitar in the style of Django Reinhardt   11-22-10
Fox, Brian 1998 Ethnomusicology Brian writes and edits artist features, product reviews, lessons, and full-song transcriptions for the monthly Bass Player magazine. He also gigs regularly around the San Francisco Bay Area   06-05-06
Freedman, Jessica 2008 Jazz Studies Musician/Vocalist. Verve recording artist. Member of SONOS, a six-member vocal group on Verve Forecast   09-24-09
Udria-Garcia, Desiree 2002 Ethnomusicology Co-Worship Leader, Aspire Church. Private music instructor, worship leader, singer/songwriter   10-04-13
Giarratano, Sharon 2004 Ethnomusicology Musician/teacher. Perform, producing, songwriting, teaching voice and beginning piano   09-12-08
Gonzalez, Veronica 1995 Ethnomusicology Packing and Procurement, EMI Music, North America.   10-04-07
      Previously had a music media relations company (2000-2004), where she focused on bilingual (English/Spanish) media campaigns.    
Gryde, Brandon 2000 Jazz Studies Director of Government Affairs, Dance/USA and OPERA America   05-27-11
Gubman, Mike 2005 Ethnomusicology Symposium Coordinator/Staff, Stanford University, CCRMA/Eye for Talent, Inc.   11-01-05
Gupta, Kiran 2009 World Music Composer/Lyricist/Playwright, Freelance Musical Theater Writer in New York City   09-13-13
Hall, Anais 2006 Ethnomusicology Graduate student in International Development Policy, Monterey Institute of International Studies   10-05-09
Holmgren, Meredith 2005 Ethnomusicology Project Manager, Smithsonian Folkways Recordings in the Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, Washington, D.C.   08-4-14
Jamieson, Jake 2010 World Music Performer and educator.   09-27-10
Jeppeson, Roxanne Tuton 2001 Jazz Studies Music Coordinator and Private teacher, Sulphur Springs and Saugus School District. I also teach private lessons for drumset, world music and band, for 4th, 5th and 6th graders.   01-30-06
Jose, Aura (Baldomero) 2001 Ethnomusicology Music Teacher, St. Robert School   02-28-12
Knox, DeWayne 2000 Ethnomusicology Consulting Minister of Music & Worship Arts, Christ Our Redeemer AME Church, Irvine   03-01-10
Lain, Warren 2005 Ethnomusicology Guitar and Music Theory Teacher in San Jose, California, and all over the world via Skype   03-01-10
Loa, Angelica 2000 Ethomusicology and Latin American Studies Arts Manager, Music LA Program, City of Los Angeles, Department of Cultural Affairs, a citywide music education program for youth. (Angelica received a duo master's degree in Public Art Studies and Urban Planning from USC).   11-18-12
Lozada, Sonia 1996 Ethnomusicology Acting in TV and film   01-25-07
Maureas, Elleni 1999 Ethnomusicology Graduate student, NYU; also teach, perform, and compose, especially for jazz and film.   05-05-06
Mateo-Bartoli, Joan 1997 Ethnomusicology Senior Music Clearance Supervisor, CBS "I would love to re-connect with other alumni, especially from the class of '97." 09-04-15
McLean, Andrew 1996 Ethnomusicology Self-employed   12-16-08
Miller, Sam 1999 Ethnomusicology Ph.D. candidate, Ethnomusicology, Wesleyan University   01-11-07
Moreno, Michael John 2006 Ethnomusicology Musician, Freelance drumming and percussion, Downtown and on the Strip, Las Vegas   01-30-07
Nadler, Scott 2003 Ethnomusiocology Unappreciated Rockstar, Yomyamyeemyaz Productions   01-02-07
Nguyen, Tu 2010 World Music Composer/musician   11-16-11
Oba, Hitomi 2006 Jazz Studies Saxophonist, composer & arranger. Recording artist and private instructor   09-25-08
Peterson, Matt 1994 Ethnomusicology Engineering Director, Avid Technology   10-18-11
Ramos. Rodrigo 2005 Ethnomusicology Secondary/High School English teacher, Mayco Academy of English   12-06-06
Roderick, Sean 2011 World Music Assistant, Universal Music Enterprises   12-15-11
Sauza, Antonio R. 2006 Ethnomusicology Music Teacher - KIPP College Prep   11-16-10
Simbol, Will 2007 Ethnomusicology Manager of Education, Brooklyn Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra   05-09-13
Skupinsky, Rossana 2001 Ethnomusicology Music Supervisor for advertising, and independent licensing consultant   09-28-07
Swing, James 2003 Ethnomusicology Guitar Instructor, Moorpark Unified School District; also private guitar instruction classes   06-15-07
Taddeo, Joshua James 2009 Ethnomusicology Professional Bassist and Owner of Taddeo Music   05-27-11
Traylor, Selina 2005 (M.A.) Ethnomusicology (M.A.) Adjunct Faculty, Pasadena City College   10-09-06
  2003 (B.A.) Jazz Studies (B.A.)      
Warren, Susan Grayson (Pierson) 1998 Jazz Studies Substitute Teacher, Choral Director; choral and solo music performance and recording   03-01-10

Woeckel, Scott




Jazz Studies


Public Services Coordinator, Pepperdine University School of Law. Also session musician and composer. Recent films: Rated X (Pathfinder, 2006), Alice in Cartoonland (Inkwell, 2007). Currently composing a smooth jazz record, and scoring a soon-to-be-released documentary    09-27-07