Educator

In addition to being an in-demand performer and composer, Frank is a dedicated educator committed to the advancement of music education. Currently on faculty at Lincoln College (IL), he has previously served as a faculty member at The Ohio State University Summer Jazz Camp, The University of Illinois Summer Youth Music Camp, as the Lead Instructor and Coordinator for MusicWorks in Tarrytown, New York (a not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing music instruction to disadvantaged kids) and has taught a number of undergraduate and graduate-level courses at The Conservatory of Music at Purchase College on a substitute basis. Additionally, Frank offers private lessons, both in-person and via Skype, covering a variety of disciplines including trombone performance, music theory/composition and jazz improvisation.

In 2010, Frank was hired to develop and direct the Purchase College Summer Jazz Workshop, a 4-week intensive summer program for aspiring high school musicians, offering daily courses in small-ensemble playing, improvisation, jazz theory, jazz history, instrumental master classes and songwriting.

For more information, to inquire about lessons or available writing services, please contact Frank
here.

Lincoln College

I'm excited to announce that I am now a faculty member within the Contemporary Jazz Studies program at Lincoln College!

Click the image below to learn more about the Contemporary Jazz Studies program at Lincoln College. 

 

Lessons

Frank offers private lessons, both in-person and via Skype, covering a variety of disciplines including trombone performance, music theory/composition and jazz improvisation. Lesson fees operate on a sliding scale and start at $50.00 for 45 minutes.

As a committed educator, lessons with Frank are focused learning sessions prepared in advance specifically to help you achieve your desired goals. Frank's students have won numerous awards, including perfect scores at both OMEA and NYSMMA adjudicated events. Additionally, a number of Frank's previous students have continued on to study music at renown music conservatories nationwide and have developed successful professional careers.

To schedule a lesson, contact Frank  
here. Please indicate the topics you are interested in studying, whether you'd prefer an in-person or Skype lesson and your general availability.