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Student and Faculty Work

Explore Student and Faculty Work

Our students, alumni and faculty are constantly producing new work and making a difference through their chosen careers. Take a look at some of the highlights below featuring work from members of our Conservatory. From original compositions to profiles on a past Teacher of the Year, you’ll experience for yourself just how talented our community is — and you will also get a taste of the impact the Conservatory of Music can have on your music education.

Commercial Music

Boston the Girl on Spotify

Boston Anderson (‘20)

Ellery on Spotify

Ellery Sablan (‘19)

Kenta Dedachi on Spotify

Kenta Dedachi ('22)


Al Qahira

Written by Melissa Miles ('14)

String Quartet

Miracle Ten-Zero-Two-Five-One

Written by Joel Balzun (faculty)



Written by Caitlin Foster ('18)

Solo Clarinet

Bon Voyage, mvmt. 1

Written by Shane Cook (‘17)

Woodwind Quintet

The Artisan

Written by Sterling Maffe (‘19)

Biola Symphonic Winds

Music Education

CA Teacher of the Year 2016

Mitch Bahr (‘96)

GRAMMY Award Semifinalist

Tyler Wigglesworth (‘12)


Miroirs, mvmt III. Une barque sur l’océan

Composed by Maurice Ravel

Performed by Muli Yu (‘20)

Prélude, Choral et Fugue

Composed by César Franck

Performed by Dr. Li-shan Hung (faculty)

Chaconne in D Minor for Left Hand

Composed by J.S. Bach

Performed by Manami Kawamura (faculty)

Piano Concerto No. 1, Op. 11

Composed by Frédéric Chopin

Performed by Dr. Li-shan Hung (faculty); Biola Symphony Orchestra


Piano Trio No. 1 in B Major, Op. 8

Composed by Johannes Brahms

Performed by Elizabeth Ann Larson (faculty), violin; Soo Bae (guest artist), cello; Mia Chung (guest artist), piano

Scottish Fantasy, mvmt. 1: Grave, Adagio Cantabile

Composed by Max Bruch

Performed by Sofiya Prykhitko (‘18), violin; Jiayi Shi, piano

Mendelssohn String Quartet No. 2 Mvt. 1

Coach Elizabeth Larson Freeman

Performed by Lucy Kim, Vln 1; Anna Krahn, Vln 2; Seulgee Park, Vla; Heidi Cahyadi, Cello


L’invitation au voyage

Composed by Henri Duparc

Performed by Elizabeth Sywulka (‘15), soprano; Kevin Garnica, piano

Mary Stuart

Composed by Gaetano Donizetti

Performed by Katie Van Kooten (‘04), soprano, Houston Grand Opera

Woodwinds, Brass and Percussion

Never Never Give Up

Performed by Matt Ordaz

Chase Study for Two Flutes

Written by Lucas Floyd

Brass Quintet playing Squirrel Chase
Squirrel Chase

Composer: Michael Acevedo
Ensemble Type: Brass Quintet

Biola University Jazz Ensemble
Hit the Ground Running

Composer: Gordon Goodwin
Ensemble Type: Jazz
Directed by: Professor Cliff Hulling