Clinicians

 

Meet the 2018 Jazz Festival Clinicians


We are fortunate to have an amazing group of musicians serving as clinicians for our festival. Please take a moment to familiarize yourself with them.

What follows is a list of confirmed clinicians. Please check back soon for additions. 

 


 


Scott Burns
Scott Burns -
DePaul University; Loyola University

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Jeff Campbell - Eastman School of Music

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

Tanya DarbyTanya Darby - University of North Texas

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Jo Ann Daugherty

Jo Ann Daugherty - Chicago-based pianist, composer, conductor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

John DaversaJohn Daversa - University of Miami Frost School of Music

 

 

 

 


 

Katie Earnst

Katie Ernst - Wheaton College

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Rick Haydon

Rick Haydon - SEIU; Jazz at Lincoln Center

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Dennis Mackrel

Dennis Mackrel - renowned drummer, composer, conductor, and educator. Currently chief conductor of the Jazz Orchestra of the Concertgebouw in Holland. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

Gayelynn McKinney

Gayelynn McKinney - Grammy-nominated Detroit-based drummer and educator; Aretha Franklin, Marcus Belgrave, Straight Ahead

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Alexa Tarantino

Alexa Tarantino - New York-based saxophonist, composer, educator; Arturo O'Farrill's Afro-Latin Jazz Orchestra

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Reggie Thomas

Reggie Thomas - Northern Illinois University

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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