Music faculty

Music faculty 2017-18
2017-18 music faculty

Each member of the music faculty is both a teacher and a performer. We approach each student as an individual with special gifts and needs, and seek to help you reach your potential, not only as a musician, but as a human being in a complex world.

Crystal Sellers Battle

Crystal Sellers Battle
Music department chair, associate professor of music
Voice, voice methods, Gospel Choir director
DMA, The Ohio State University
419.358.3348
sellersc@bluffton.edu

 
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Roy Couch
Assistant professor of music
Director of  Bands, instrumental music education, low brass, music history
D.M.A. University of North Texas
419.358.3315
couchr@bluffton.edu

Andrew Liebermann 
Visiting assistant professor of music
B.A., Bowling Green State University
M.M., D.M.A., - University of Rochester, Eastman School of Music

Natalie Mallis
Visiting assistant professor of music
B.A., Bowling Green State University
M.M - Kent State University

Stephanie Titus
Visiting assistant professor of music
B.A., University of South Carolina
M.M., M.A.,  University of Rochester, Eastman School of Music

Jodi Diller
Jodi Diller
Administrative assistant
B.A., Bluffton University
419.358.3347
dillerj@bluffton.edu

 

Adjunct instructors

Paul Baransy - Trumpet-  M.M., Bowling Green State University
David Brax - Low strings- M.M., Bowling Green State University
Mark Cook - DMA, Bowling Green State University
Benjamin Crook - MM, Bowling Green State University
Christine Klosterman - High strings - M.M., Bowling Green State University
Rachel Pinkney - Low strings - M.M., University of  Minnesota
Scott Parnell - Guitar - M.A., Bowling Green State University
Linda Sycks - Oboe - B.M., Capital University
Ana Yoder Coulter - Piano, staff accompanist - M.M., Bowling Green State University
Jennifer Yost - Bassoon - M.E., Bowling Green State University