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Meet Our Music Faculty and What They Teach

Full-Time Faculty

Keith Johnson, Ph.D 
Music Department Chair 
Fundamentals of Music Theory I, Music Theory II, II, IV, Survey of Rock and Popular Music, Songwriting I, II
keith.johnson@missioncollege.edu
408-855-5277

Joseph Ordaz, MM
Beginning Piano, Intermediate Piano, Advanced Piano Masterclass, Symphony Orchestra, Music Appreciation, Fundamentals of Music Theory
email: joseph.ordaz@missioncollege.edu
408-855-5276

Phil Hawkins, MM 
World Music,  MIDI and Music Technology I, II , Audio Production I, II, Songwriting I, II 
email: phillip.hawkins@missioncollege.edu
408-855-5285

Associate Faculty

Yoka Drion – Beginning Piano
email: yoka.drion@missioncollege.edu

Clinton Day – Survey of Rock and Popular Music
email: clinton.day@missioncollege.edu

John Ector Chorus, Beginning Voice, Mission College Chorus Conductor
email: john.ecto@missioncollege.edu