Faculty

Meltem Ege
Core Curriculum, Experimental Pop, VoiceArts
mege@calarts.edu
661-253-7816
B322

Meltem Ege is an internationally acclaimed vocalist, composer, and educator. Whether breathing new life into a standard or conducting one of her performance explorations through scene-based improvisation, Meltem enjoys taking a deep dive into the power of live performance. She has received... Continue reading »

Emily Evans
Co-Director, Experimental Pop Specialization
eevans@calarts.edu
661-253-7816
B306

Stuart Evans
School of Music Faculty
sevans@calarts.edu
661-253-7816
B322

Stuart Evans co-founded The Green Door Studio in Glasgow, Scotland in 2006, and went on to engineer and produce records for artists such as Golden Teacher (Optimo Music / Warp Records / Rough Trade / Sounds of the Universe), LAPS (MIC / DFA Records), The Amazing Snakeheads (Domino Records) and... Continue reading »

Eyvind Kang
Co-Director, Experimental Pop Specialization
Composition and Experimental Sound Practices, Performer-Composer, Experimental Pop
eyvindkang@calarts.edu
661-253-7816
B317

Eyvind Kang is a composer, violist and conductor who has has released many acclaimed albums on labels such as Tzadik, Ipecac, Abduction and Ideologic Organ, as well as worked on hundreds of recordings as an instrumentalist and arranger.  His compositions have been played by the Iceland... Continue reading »

Marc Lowenstein
Experimental Pop
marc.lowenstein@calarts.edu
661-255-1050 x2065
B238

Marc has taught at CalArts since 1996, and teaches courses centered around a humanistic approach to Music Theory and composition. He has a CalArts Coursera Class called ‘Approaching Music Theory’ and loves talking about Music Theory and the fact that it doesn’t really exist.... Continue reading »

Lily Guarneros Maase
Experimental Pop
lmaase@calarts.edu
661-253-7816
Room: B322

Guitarist, composer, arranger and musical director Lily Maase was born in Corrales, New Mexico and educated at the University of North Texas and  California Institute of the Arts.  She is the daughter of session guitarist and educator Steve Maase (1946-2016), whose roots in the... Continue reading »

Samantha Perez
Faculty, School of Music
Experimental Pop
sperez@calarts.edu

Sami Perez is an engineer and producer at her own studio in Los Angeles, Wiggle World. She’s also worked at San Francisco studios Women’s Audio Mission (a non-profit that helps women and non gender conforming engineers break into the industry), Tiny Telephone (fully analog), and... Continue reading »

* Faculty Emeritus
Part-time Faculty
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