Welcome to the Cypress College Music Department!

We offer more than 70 classes in all areas of music study including:

  • Applied Music
  • Music Theory
  • Music History
  • Music Appreciation
  • Piano
  • Commercial/Jazz/Pop Music
  • Electronic Music and Recording Arts
  • A variety of vocal and instrumental performance ensembles


  • Diane Villegas, Music Department Office Manager
  • Mark Peterson, Staff Accompanist



Gary Gopar
Marcus McMillan
Terra Hurdle


Rex Amend
Billy Arcilla
LaVaun Beyer
Duane Broberg
Peter Buck
Rose Chen
Steve Cotter
Brian Curtin
Izumi Erskine
Tristen Hizon
David Isaacs
Dimitry Koudymov
Jennifer Lee
Mark Massey
Jose Molina
Dana Parker
Clinton Rusich
Clarissa Shan
Jim Simmons

Music Department

Location: Fine Arts, Room 212
T: (714) 484-7140