Raquel Ravaglioli

Assistant Professor of Music, Director of Music Therapy
MA-Creative Arts Therapies, Music Therapy, Concordia University; BM-Violin Performance, University of the Pacific; BM-Music Therapy, University of the Pacific
Year Appointed
Fall 2019
  • Introduction to Music Therapy
  • Guitar I for Music Therapy
  • Music Therapy Foundations I
  • Fieldwork in Music Therapy I
  • Functional Music Skills I
Spring 2020
  • String Methods
  • Voice for Music Therapy
  • Observation & Assessment
  • Theories in Music Therapy
  • Music Therapy Foundations II
  • Fieldwork in Music Therapy II
  • Functional Music Skills II


Raquel Ravaglioli is a multi-faceted music therapist and performing violinist. Integrating music therapy, performance, and teaching enhances her awareness in the profession. Raquel has music therapy clinical experience working with individuals with a variety of abilities, students who have cochlear implants and other social-emotional needs, and in medical music therapy, both with elderly populations and in mental health facilities.  She has worked as a music therapist in California and Montreal, as well as provided volunteer music therapy services in Mexico, Jamaica, and Romania. Other music therapy trainings include NICU-MT and GIM level I.  Raquel's violin performance experience includes performing with the Santa Monica Symphony, Topanga Symphony, Dream Orchestra, and recording at Capitol Records as a member of the Los Angeles Musicians Union.