Jazz Studies Faculty


Bob Sneider – Chair, guitar***

Diane Abrahamian, voice
Eugene Bisdikian, jazz bass (electric and upright)
Paul Hofmann – piano
Mike Kaupa, trumpet
Jordan Lerner, saxophone
Derrick Lucas, jazz history
Mike Melito, drum set
Julio Pabon, Latin jazz and percussion
Herb Smith, Eastman Youth Jazz Orchestra*
Bill Tiberio, Music Educators Jazz Ensemble **


Andrew Carrol, piano
John Hasselback,
Seungyoung Hong
, bass
Steven Hardy, saxophone
Isaac Schwartz, drum set
Rob Varon, jazz guitar
Andrew Watkins, trombone

* Member, Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra
** ECMS instructors who teach part-time for the college
***ECMS instructors who teach full-time for the college

ECMS Faculty by department