Kate Duncan

Extraordinary Professor, Popular & Commercial Music

Office Location
201 Communications/Music Complex
Mailing Address
Loyola University New Orleans
Music Industry Studies
6363 St. Charles Ave.
Campus Box 122
New Orleans, LA 70118
Direct Phone
(504) 865-2308
Fax Number
(504) 865-2382
E-mail Address


M.M., University of Minnesota
B.A., Music Performance/English, Westminster College

Short Bio

Kate Duncan offers a wealth of musical experience to her courses and ensembles. A musical educator and performer, she has spent the last ten years working in nearly every genre - opera, jazz, funk, pop, and even country. Kate spent years as director of a Pennsylvania-based school of music, and currently works as a vocal jazz arranger, lecturer, and clinician for various groups across the country. An instrumental part of the new Popular & Commercial Music degree program, Kate's duties include vocal ensemble direction, singer/songwriter ensemble direction, private voice study, and musicianship theory courses. Kate also serves as an advisor to Full-Tilt Event Productions, a student-operated entrepreneurial group.

In addition to teaching courses and ensembles at Loyola University, Kate continues to pursue her performance and writing/arranging career in the greater New Orleans area.

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