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2015 Performing Evaluation Clinicians

The 2015 Performing Evaluation Clinicians are in alphabetical order by last name.

  • A through F
    Dave Barduhn Dave Barduhn - Retired music educator, Mount Hood Community College; Composer and Arranger
    Ray Briggs Ray Briggs - Associate Professor of Music, Assistant Director of Jazz at Studies at California State University
    Dave Cazier Dave Cazier - Director of Choral Instruction at Columbia Basin College; Vocal jazz arranger, and jazz & choral composer
    Charlie Christenson Charlie Christenson - Head of the Voice Department at the McNally Smith College of Music
    Mike Dana Mike Dana - Director of Jazz Studies at Fresno City College
    Chris Doss Chris Doss - Managing Director, Monterey Jazz Festival
    Time Fischer
    Tim Fischer - Professional Musician; Professor at Chaffey College; Contributor to Just Jazz Guitar
  • G through K

    Kathleen Gemberling - Professional Vocalist
    Gary Gemberling
    Gary Gemberling
    Dave Hagelganz
    Dave Hagelganz -& Saxophone and Jazz studies professor at Washington State University
    Cherly Hodge
    Cheryl Hodge - Former college instructor at Berklee College of Music, and Selkirk College; Holds the GRINDIE for her Songwriting and Production Work
    Jeff Hornstein
    Jeff Horenstein -Choir and Vocal Jazz Director at Meadowdale High School in Lynnwood, Washington
    Heidi Jarvis Grimes
    Heidi Jarvis-Grimes - Director, Idaho State University
    Susie Jones
    Susie Jones - Former Teacher at Mt Hood Community College; Current President of the Mt Hood Jazz Festival; Member of the National Association for Music Education
    Bill King
    Bill King -  Music director of the King William Jazz Collective and the Bill King Quartet; Jazz saxophonist and woodwind artist
  • L through P
    Nathan Lansing
    Nathan Lansing - Music Instructor and Director of Choirs at Spokane Falls Community College; Professional Singer; Traveling Clinician
    Ed Littlerfield
    Ed Littlefield - Professional percussionist performing and teaching in the Northwest
    Kelby MacNayr
    Kelby MacNayr - Drummer, composer, educator
    Spencer Martin
    Spencer Martin - Director of Athletic Bands at the University of Idaho; Director of Percussion Studies, Whitman College
    Robert McCurdy
    Robert McCurdy - Teaches Jazz Studies/Combos at South Dakota State University; Professional Musician; Traveling Clinician.
    Eddie Mendenhall
    Eddie Mendenhall - Pianist; Composer; Director of Jazz Department at Monterey Peninsula College and instructor at the Monterey Jazz Festival Summer Jazz Camp

    Gregg Miller - Program Manager for Jazz and Classical Music at Centrum, Port Townsend, WA
    Tom Molter
    Tom Molter - Band Director, Evergreen Middle School; Music Director, Spokane Jazz Orchestra
    Storm Nilson
    Storm Nilson - Professional Musician; Educator
    Jen Parker
    Jennifer Parker - Professor, McNally Smith College of Music
    Shon Parker
    Shon Parker - Assistant Department Head of Voice at McNally Smith College of Music; Professional Musician
    Georgina Philippson
    Georgina Philippson - Artistic Director and Founder Consonare Chorale in Portland, OR; Professional Musician
    K Ploeger
    Kristina Ploeger - Associate Professor at Eastern Washington University serving as the Director of Choral Activities; Artistic Director for the Spokane Area Youth Choirs
  • R through Y
    Doug Reid
    Doug Reid - Professor of Music, Director of Instrumental Music at Shoreline Community College
    Tony Saccomanno
    Tony Saccomanno - Professional Musician

    Lee Shook - Teacher of Music Education, Whitworth University and Gonzaga University; Member of the WMEA Hall of Fame
    Kate Skinner
    Kate Skinner - Professional Musician
    Ray Smith
    Ray Smith - Teaches at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah as the Director of Jazz Studies and Professor of Saxophone
    Ashley Summers
    Ashley Summers - Professor, Ashland University; Professional Musician; Clinician
    David Turnbull
    David Turnbull - Associate Professor of Music in the School of Music at Washington State University
    Ton Wakeling
    Tom Wakeling - Music Department Chair of Clackamas Community College Professional Musician;
    Brain Ward
    Brian Ward - Instructor of Music, Jazz Piano and History of Jazz, Washington State University
    Gregory Yasinitsky
    Gregory W. Yasinitsky - Regents Professor of Music and Director of the School of Music at Washington State University