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The University of Georgia Hugh Hodgson School of Music (HHSOM) announced today that Peter Jutras, PhD, NCTM, professor of piano and piano pedagogy and director of (HHSOM), has accepted a position as dean of the College-Conservatory of Music (CCM) at the University of Cincinnati.

After completing a national search, the Hugh Hodgson School of Music is excited to announce that Brandon Quarles will begin his new role as Assistant Professor of Saxophone this fall. Quarles has been serving at the University of Georgia as Lecturer in Saxophone and Allied Areas since 2021.

The Hugh Hodgson School of Music announces James Kim as the new Assistant Professor of Cello. Kim will begin this teaching as UGA begins the 2024-25 academic year.

BRANDON QUARLES Lecturer in Saxophone and Allied Areas

April 2023: Featured artist at the Roswell Music Club concert series.

April 2023: Duo recital with clarinetist Dr. Andy Hudson at UGA.

The University of Georgia’s Hugh Hodgson School of Music has announced the winners of the 2023 Concerto Competition. These soloists are selected after advancing through a rigorous competition process judged by faculty within the School of Music.

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