Program Coordinator

Anita-Ann JeroschAnita-Ann Jerosch

Title: Music Program Coordinator, Assistant Professor Of Music
Address: Music Dept, UMA Augusta Campus

Brian Adler

Title: Applied Music Instructor

Brian Shankar Adler is a multidisciplinary drummer, percussionist and composer. He has been described as: “a polyrhythmic force… New York City gritty yet still somehow capable of evoking the delicacy of a summer breeze…” by Brad Cohan, JazzTimes. Adler has … Read More

Eric D. Allain

Title: Staff Associate for Academic and Career Advising
Expertise: Academic Advising, Accuplacer Placement Testing, Prior Learning Assessment - Testing (CLEP, DSST, Departmental Challenge Exams, NLN).

Program Liaison for: Architecture, Justice Studies, Music.

Alan Carr

Title: Lecturer I - Part Time

Bass trombonist Alan Carr is Director of Brass Studies and Assistant Professor of Music at George Mason University. He is also on faculty at the University of Maine at Augusta and New England Music Camp. Previously, he taught at Bates … Read More

Noah Cole

Title: Music Studio Manager

Marcia Gallagher

Title: Lecturer III - Part Time

Marcia attended UMA in the 80’s and immediately began her professional music career. She has gigged in rock bands, soul bands, and with jazz combos. She currently performs solo as a keyboard/vocalist. She has been an accompanist, organist, and musical director … Read More

Scott Hughes

Title: Instructor of Applied Music

Scott is one of the Northeast’s busiest guitar instructors, teaching applied lessons/ensembles at UMA since 1998, along with a roster of 50+ weekly students outside the university system. He has been featured in Guitar Player magazine (July 1997 – “Spotlight” … Read More

Pamela Jenkins

Title: Part-Time Faculty

Education & Experience B.A. Music Education, Saginaw Valley State University. M.M. Saxophone Performance with a secondary emphasis in Music Technology, Central Michigan University. Studies with Joseph Luloff, Michigan State University. Studies with Phil Woods, Delaware Water Gap. Studies with Bill … Read More

Anita-Ann Jerosch

Title: Assistant Professor Of Music

Anita Jerosch, Ph.D, is Assistant Professor of Music and Department Coordinator at the University of Maine at Augusta. She holds a Ph.D. in Music and Education from the University of Maine, a M.M. in Trombone Performance from the University of … Read More

Christine Letcher

Title: Lecturer in Music
Expertise:  Piano, Voice, Theory, Music History, Steel Drum Ensemble.

Education M.M. Piano Performance, Northwestern University B.M. Piano Performance, Westminster Choir College Christine Letcher is a Professor of Music at the University of Maine at Augusta. She teaches applied lessons in Piano and Voice, Music Theory courses, and 20th and … Read More

John Mehrmann

Title: Adjunct Instructor of Music
Expertise: Percussion, Piano, Voice, Composition, Theory, Analysis.

Education M.M. Composition, New England Conservatory B.M. Performance, University of New Hampshire John Mehrmann writes music for choirs, orchestras, soloists, movies, kids’ shows, commercials, churches, and more. He also performs music as a pianist, singer, conductor, percussionist, accordionist, and a … Read More

Eliza Meyer

Title: Temp Prof Specialist

Cellist Eliza Meyer performs regularly with chamber and orchestral ensembles around Maine, including the Portland and Bangor Symphonies. She is a founding member of Resinosa Ensemble, a trio formed in 2016 out of a love for performing chamber music, working … Read More

Richard Nelson

Title: Professor of Music

Described as “an ambitious and daring composer” who has “come up with a distinctive synthesis of modern jazz, and contemporary orchestral music” (Dave Wayne, All About Jazz), composer/guitarist Richard Nelson fosters a healthy creative interplay between the in-the-moment spontaneity of improvisational explorations … Read More

Jeff Rojo

Title: Instructor of Applied Music
Expertise: Classical guitar, Composition and Theory.

Education LRSM Guitar Performance (ABRSM) 2006 LRSM Theory (ABRSM) 2006 BM (CIEM) 2002 Jeff began his musical studies at age 13 in Mexico City. Throughout his career he has collaborated with a wide number of musicians and has been part … Read More

Thomas Suczek

Title: Applied Music Instructor

Thomas Suczek is an Instructor of Music at the University of Maine at Augusta. He teaches applied lessons in Piano. Suczek is a piano teacher in the San Francisco Bay Area. He provides instruction and coaching in piano technique, ear … Read More

Linda Theriault

Title: Instructor of Applied Music

Education M.M. in Viola Performance, Peabody Conservatory at Johns Hopkins University B.M. in Viola Performance: University of Washington For almost two decades, Linda Theriault played viola for the National Symphony Orchestra of Taiwan. There, she performed much of the major … Read More

Mark Tipton

Title: Part-Time Faculty

Mark Tipton is a graduate of the Interlochen Arts Academy, holds a BM from the Oberlin Conservatory, an MM from the Mannes College of Music (NYC), and attended the 2005 Henry Mancini Institute at UCLA. He has studied trumpet with … Read More