Faculty

Bob Adams

Bob Adams

World Music & Listening to Music Instructor

Biography:

Bob Adams focuses his teaching on World Music, Music Appreciation, and Piano Group Instruction Levels I, II and III. He holds a Master’s degree in Ethnomusicology from the University of Washington and is the author of the book, Songs of Our Grandfathers: Music of the Unami Delaware Indians (Touching Leaves, Inc., Dewey, OK, 1979). On …more about Bob Adams


Tom Almli

Thomas Almli

Music Chair, Vocal Jazz & Concert Choirs Instructor

Biography:

Thomas Almli has been Director of Choral Music Activities at Bellevue College since 2002 and is the current Chairman of the Music Department. In addition to directing the vocal jazz ensemble “Celebration”, Mr. Almli directs The BC Concert Chorale, teaches Music Theory, History of Jazz, History of Rock and Roll, and is active as a …more about Thomas Almli


Brian Cobb

Brian Cobb, D.M.A

Private Instruction & Music Theory Instructor

Biography:

Dr. Brian Cobb (b. 1972, Quincy, MA) has been on faculty at Bellevue College since 2006.  Presently, Dr. Cobb serves as the music department’s private instruction, music theory, and instrumental music activities coordinator, as well as an instructor in the fields of music theory, composition, music history, music technology, and jazz performance.  Cobb is also …more about Brian Cobb, D.M.A


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Kelly Kunz

Music Technology, Audio Engineering Production Instructor

Biography:

Kelly teaches Bellevue College’s Music Technology and Audio Music Production classes. Kelly has a B.A. in Music and a M.A. in Music education. Both from Central Washington University. He currently teaches Audio Production and Music Theory at Bellevue College in. Over the years, Kelly has developed a reputation as one of the finest vocal jazz …more about Kelly Kunz


Shawn Schlogel

Shawn Schlogel

Fundamentals of Music & Group Piano Instructor

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Jim Sisko

Jim Sisko

Jazz Band Director, History of Rock n' Roll Instructor

Biography:

Jim Sisko has become one of the most sought after teachers, and performers in the Northwest. The Jim Sisko Quintet has been featured at countless festivals and concert venues, including the Port Townsend Jazz Festival, Bumbershoot, The Art of Jazz Series and Jazz Under the Stars. He has performed with The Glenn Miller Orchestra, Natalie …more about Jim Sisko


Ken Wilson

Concert Choir Director / Music History / Music Appresiation