The Moorpark College Music Department offers a wide variety of classes designed for both the aspiring professional musician who wishes to continue studies at the university level and the knowledgeable amateur eager to understand and appreciate the important role music occupies in this society.

Faculty and Staff

James Song
Music and Dance Department Chair
(805) 378-1495 | M-124

Orbie Ingersoll
Music Faculty
(805) 553-4681 | M-140

Nathan Bowen
Music Faculty
(805) 553-4682 | M-142

Brandon Elliott
Music Faculty
(805) 553-4168 | M-120

Performing Arts and Student Life Division Office

Dean: Patricia Ewins (

Division Office: | PA - 141 | (805) 378-1408

James Song | Department Chair for Music and Dance
​Robert Salas | Assistant Chair of Music and Dance


Jodi Dickey

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