University Faculty



  • Mr. James A. Moore, Faculty Ermeritus, East Texas Baptist University. After nearly 20 years of dedicated service to the ETBU Music Department as Director of Choral Activities, and a lifetime devoted to music education and church music, Mr. Moore retired in May 2009. In Fall 2010, Mr. Moore was granted Faculty Emeritus status.


  • Merewyn Brasington, (BM Piano Performance, 2002) Staff Accompanist and Lecturer, Marietta College
  • Dr. Ryan Fogg, (BM Piano Performance, 2000) Associate Professor of Music and Director of Keyboard Studies, Carson-Newman College.  Dr. Fogg currently serves as the President-Elect of the Tennessee Music Teachers Association and has been recognized by Carson-Newman University with the Teaching Excellence and Leadership Award (2010) and the Faculty Creativity Award (2008, 2012).  He was named the 2009-2010 Teacher of the Year by the Knoxville Music Teachers Association.  He has written articles for Clavier Companion and Piano Pedagogy Forum and has previously served on the faculties of Northwest Missouri State University and Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp in Michigan. 

  • Jonathan Kaan is an adjunct Music Instructor and the Keyboard Studies Coordinator at Mountain View College in Dallas.

Contact Information:
Pam Purvis, Administrative Secretary
School of Communication and Performing Arts
One Tiger Drive
Marshall, TX 75670