Festival of Choirs

Developing connections

When faced with the daunting task of conducting a 500-voice high school choir, Dr. Crystal Sellers Battle had one phrase to keep her in charge of what could have been an overwhelming situation — “Just Dzüge It.”


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.

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Roy Couch - low brass/concert band

Associate professor of music; Music department chair; Director of bands


Bo Young Kang

Bo Young Kang - choral activities

Assistant professor of music


Andrew Liebermann

Andrew Liebermann - woodwinds

Visiting assistant professor of music


Adjunct instructors

Paul Baransy - Trumpet-  M.M., Bowling Green State University
David Brax - Low strings- M.M., Bowling Green State University
Da Eun Choi - DMA, University of Texas at Austin
Scott Parnell - Guitar - M.A., Bowling Green State University
Linda Sycks - Oboe - B.M., Capital University
Jennifer Yost - Bassoon - M.E., Bowling Green State University