Music Faculty Bios

Get to know the instructors within the CCBC Music Program.

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Brian Comotto
Program Coordinator,
Music Production
Brian Comotto is the Coordinator of the Music Production and Audio Recording Technology Certificate Program. He has taught recording technology and classical and jazz piano...
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Patti Crossman
Program Coordinator,
Music
Patti Crossman has been a community college music educator since 1981. She has been a member of the music faculty of The Community College of...
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Daniel Lewis
Program Coordinator,
Music
Praised for playing with “a very nice sense of inevitability to the musical intent throughout,” classical guitarist Daniel Lewis is known for very expressive phrasing...
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Rebecca Ocampo
Program Coordinator,
Music
Rebecca Ocampo, soprano, has performed extensively in opera, oratorio, and musical theater. As an assistant professor and program coordinator for the Music Program at the...
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Monica Otal
Program Coordinator,
Music
Monica Otal has been a member of the CCBC Music Faculty since the fall of 1999. Previously, she served on the faculties of Morgan State...
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Christopher Wolfe
Program Coordinator,
Music
In 2015 Christopher Wolfe retired from the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra after fifty-two years as Assistant Principal Clarinet. He has achieved national prominence as a master...
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Homeretta Ayala
Adjunct Faculty,
Music
Homeretta Ayala is the Director of the CCBC Community Chorus. She is also Director of Music Ministries at Mt. Vernon Place United Methodist Church. She...
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Sheldon Bair
Adjunct Faculty,
Music
Sheldon Bair recently retired from a 40-year career in public school music education. He is the founder and director of the Susquehanna Symphony Orchestra, and...
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Michael Britt
Adjunct Faculty,
Music
Baltimore native Michael Britt began piano studies with Gwendolyn Logston, and at age 12 he entered the Peabody Preparatory School where he studied piano with...
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Andrew Dickenson
Adjunct Faculty,
Music
A musician of numerous passions, J. Andrew Dickenson is a performer, teacher, composer, conductor, administrator, writer, and arranger who has been showcased in a variety...
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Megan Dimmock
Adjunct Faculty,
Music
Megan Dimmock is a lyric soprano who has sung throughout the country in musical theatre, opera, solo recitals and many private engagements. She received her...
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Donna DiStefano
Adjunct Faculty,
Music
Donna DiStefano received her bachelor of music degree from the Peabody Conservatory of Music of the Johns Hopkins University and master of fine arts degree...
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Lynn Roxy Gambrill
Adjunct Faculty,
Music
Lynn Roxy Gambrill is a jazz and classical piano instructor at the Community Colleges of Baltimore County. She brings 35 years of entertainment experience to...
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Jim Harrell
Adjunct Faculty,
Music
Jim Harrell is a graduate of Towson University with a B.S. degree in Music Performance with concentrations in Jazz and Classical Guitar. He has more...
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Gary Hood
Adjunct Faculty,
Music
Gary Hood was born and raised in Baltimore Maryland and graduated from Dunbar High school. His passion for music began around the age of thirteen....
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Jarl Hulbert
Adjunct Faculty,
Music
Jarl Hulbert is an award-winning pianist with performance degrees from California and Arizona. Dr. Hulbert completed his education with a Ph.D. in Historical Musicology from...
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Janet Crisalli Lindquist
Adjunct Faculty,
Music
Janet Crisalli Lindquist holds a Master of Music Degree in Vocal Performance from the Catholic University of America. In her vocal performance career, she was...
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John Morgan
Adjunct Faculty,
Music
John Morgan is a trombonist and educator. He has performed with and directed groups in a variety of styles, nationally and internationally. He received his...
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Braxton J. Peters
Adjunct Faculty,
Music
Braxton J. Peters has performed in the Baltimore-Washington area in oratorio, musical theater and opera. His oratorio repertoire includes such works as the Brahms Requiem,...
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Anita Spicer

Anita Spicer-Lane
Adjunct Faculty,
Music
Anita Spicer-Lane earned a Bachelor of Music Education from Newberry College in Newberry, South Carolina, and a Master of Music in vocal performance from Towson...