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Robert Allison

Visiting Associate Professor

Robert Allison

Old Baptist Foundation, Room 216

Robert Allison hails from Memphis, Tennessee, and is Associate Professor of Trumpet and Jazz Studies at Southern Illinois University. He has also taught at Millikin University and the Latvian National Conservatory in Riga, Latvia. Besides fulfilling his teaching duties, Dr. Allison is active as a recitalist full profile >>

Jessica Butler


Jessica Butler

Altgeld 241

Originally from Georgia, Jessica D. Butler is currently a Lecturer in Low Brass and Music History at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. She achieved her BM in trombone performance at Columbus State University in Columbus, Georgia where she studied with Dr. Bradley Palmer. Dr. Butler completed both full profile >>

Jennifer Presar

Senior Lecturer

Jennifer Presar

OBF 106

A West Virginia native, Jennifer Presar currently is the Assistant Director and Instructor of Horn and Music Theory at Southern Illinois University Carbondale. She holds degrees in Music Theory and Composition and Horn performance from University of Illinois and West Virginia University, respectively. Her full profile >>