Alumni Directory

Walker, William

BM: 1999

Freelance composer based in Burbank, CA.

Walls, Jay Alan

MM: 1995 PhD: 2011
composer [at]

Assistant Professor of Music at Harding University (Searcy, AR).

Wang, Hsiao-Lan

DMA: 2010
hlwang2000 [at]

Freelance composer living in the Houston area. Formerly on the faculty at Montana State University; president of International Alliance for Women in Music (since 2008). Special interests include advocacy for women’s music.

Wang, Jing

DMA: 2009
jwang3 [at]

Lecturer of Music at the University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth, where she teaches theory, composition, and computer music.

Warfield, Gerald

BA (Music): 1963 MA (Music — Composition): 1965
geraldwarfield [at]

Composer and writer based in Texas; currently General Manager of the Society of Composers, Inc. (SCI, formerly American Society of University Composers).

Waschka, Rodney II

BM: 1982 MM: 1985 DMA: 1990
waschka [at]

Professor of Arts Studies, North Carolina State University.

Watts, Raymond

MM: 1990

Webb, Lisa

MM: 1986

Freelance performer, arranger, and producer based in Nashville, TN.

Welch, Carl Chapman

MM: 2003 DMA: 2008
chapman.welch [at]

Currently a support specialist for the Rice Electro-Acoustic Music Labs (REMLABS) at Rice University (Houston, TX).

Wen, Bihe

MM: 2018
BiheWen [at]

Wertz, Charles

MA (Music - Composition/English): 2007

Wheat, Margaret Anne

MM (Music Theory): 1945 PhD (Composition): 1971

Professor Emeritus of Music Theory at East Texas State University (now Texas A&M University-Commerce).

Wheatley, David

BM: 1975

Subsequent studies at the University of Southern California; co-founder of the Scoring for Motion Pictures and Television Program at USC's Thornton School of Music.

Whitworth, Clifford

MM (Composition): 1997 PhD (Applied Technology, Training & Development):
cliff.whitworth [at]

Program/Project Coordinator at the Texas Center for Educational Technology at UNT.

Wilcox, Benjamin

BM: 1996

Wilder, Stephen

BM (Composition): 1993 MM (Vocal Performance): 1998
toddobvious [at]

MM and Artist Diploma in Opera Performance from Yale University; currently director of the band program at Conte West Hills Magnet School (New Haven, CT).

Williams, Brian

BA (Radio, Television, & Film): 2002 BM (Composition): 2002
momentform [at]

Independent filmmaker and composer based in the Los Angeles area.

Williams, Christopher Ryan

BM: 2009
theloneviolist [at]

Graduate studies in computer science at UNT.

Willis, Stephen

BM: 1996 MM: 2001
sawillis [at]

Doctoral studies in music composition at Kings College, London (1999-2002); currently a copywriter for SicolaMartin, a subsidiary of Young & Rubicam (Austin, TX).

Winningham, David

MM: 1983