trombone teacher and student playing together


Study With Acclaimed Faculty and Accomplished Professionals

As a student at the Mary Pappert School of Music, you study with professors internationally acclaimed in their fields. Many of them, including those who are also members of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, are GRAMMY Award-winning artists. Others have a variety of other distinguished awards and accolades to their names. Our faculty's diverse musical backgrounds create an exceptional learning environment.

With a 4-to-1 student-to-faculty ratio, you're certain to receive the personal attention necessary to truly perfect your talents, whether your career aspirations are to be in front of an audience, in the recording studio, or in a classroom or therapy setting.

Faculty Listing by Department

Music Performance Faculty
Brass Faculty 
Studio Jazz Guitar & Electric Bass Faculty
Classical Guitar Faculty
Keyboards & Sacred Music Faculty
Percussion Faculty
String Faculty
Voice Faculty
Woodwind Faculty 

Jazz Faculty

Music Technology Faculty

Music Education Faculty

Music Therapy Faculty

Musicianship Faculty

Ensemble Directors

Professors Emeriti

In addition to our extremely talented faculty, the administration and staff of the Mary Pappert School of Music are an extraordinarily dedicated and hard-working group of people who form the backbone of the day-to-day operations of our school.