Our Outstanding Faculty 

Our outstanding staff here at Music Camp is filled with music educators and professional musicians. They are a passionate group of musicians that are just as passionate about educating young musicians and inspiring them to new heights of musical excellence. Many were campers themselves and come back year after year because they love teaching music in such an inspiring place.
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2019 Faculty Staff

Stan Martin 

2019 Camp Director
Professional Musician, Trumpet 
Los Angeles Studio Musician 
Jazz Improv, Jazz Band, Trumpet Coach 


Troy Davis
Director of Bands & Jazz
West Valley College

Camp Board of Directors

Sr Wind Ensemble


Sharon Calonico

Musical Director, Hercules Middle School Professional Violinist
Senior Orchestra Director

Geoff Carter

Northgate High School Vocal Music

Senior All Camp Chorus Director


Yoon Choe Mitchell

Vocal Music Teacher Hayward School Dist. 

Jr. Chorus, Vocal Ensembles

David Eshelman 

CSU-East Bay Director, Jazz Studies

Emeritus Jazz Band,

Low Brass coach  

Jazz Improv, Staff Jazz , Jazz Band 1


Glenda Bates
Music Encore Artist
Performing Arts Workshop
Freelance Musician
Oboe Coach

Ron Bowman
Band Director Castillero Middle School

Saxophone Coach

Robert Brown
Professional Musician
Percussion Coach

Katie Brunner
Freelance Musician
Bassoon Instructor
Bassoon coach, Amador Valley HS
Bassoon Coach


Roberto Garcia-Leiva

Piano Accompanist

Benjamin Gooch
Doctoral Student, Univ of Utah
Salt Lake Pops Orchestra, French Horn
French Horn Coach

Beverly Johnson 
Instrumental music Teacher 
Hayward School District 
Conductor, East Bay Symphonic Band
Flute Ensembles, Junior Camp Coor.

Wenschel Lan
Research Assoc. Space Systems
Naval Postgraduate School
Trombone coach. Camp Admin.


Frank Casados, MS

New England Philormonic, 3rd Bassoon Contra Basson, Boston Feelance Musicain Equipment Logistics/Stage Manager Bassoon Coach

Karen Wells

Professional Musician

Berkeley High School Music Director

Clarinet Coach/Ensemble Director

Grace Mun

Freelance Musician
String Instructor
Junior Orchestra Director, Viola Coach

Joe Murphy

Band Director Tierra Linda MS

Jr Symphonic Band Director

Liz Marquis 
Camp Assistant

Camp Board of Directors

Sr. Arts & Crafts 

Chris Marquis 
Freelance Musician 
Engineering Consultant 


Julia Marquis  

Arts & Crafts  Assistant

Mandy Martin, R.N. 

Hollywood Set nurse
Camp Nurse 

Patrice Martin 
Vice President of Operations, PGE
Camp Board of Directors

Tyler Martin
Freelance Musician, Sax
Camp Logistics, Jazz Asst.

Dan Olivas
Freelance Musician and IT Consultant
CSU Stanislaus
Low Brass Coach

Aaron Shaul
Professional Musician
Napa Valley Symphony
Bass Coach

Tim Stanley
Professional Musician
Cello coach


Andy Wilke

Band Director Richmond HS

Trumpet Coach. Jazz Band 3. Recording

Grace Lai

Associate Director, Fremont Youth Orchestra

Flute coach


Joanna Mackinson

Recreation Director

Viola/Violin Coach


Jeff Brown

Recreation Director

Sax Coach