People

Faculty

Nicole Mitchell Gantt

William S. Dietrich II Chair in Jazz Studies           Director of Jazz Studies

nicolemgantt@pitt.edu

Michael C. Heller

Associate Professor

michael.heller@pitt.edu

Aaron J. Johnson

Assistant Professor

draj@pitt.edu

Yoko Suzuki

Part-Time Faculty (Small Jazz Ensemble, History of Jazz, etc)

yos8@pitt.edu

James Johnson Jr.

Part-Time Faculty (African American Music)

blizz1624@gmail.com

Instructors/Performance Faculty

 Frank Cunimondo: Jazz Piano (on leave)   frankcunimondo1@verizon.net
 Sandra Dowe: Jazz Voice   jazzy1srd@gmail.com  
 Ralph Guzzi: Jazz Ensemble (Big Band)   rpg12@pitt.edu
 James Johnson III: Drum Set  johnsonthird@hotmail.com
 John Maione: Jazz Guitar  jjmaione@aol.com
 Jeffrey Mangone: Bass Guitar, Double Bass  bassicjeff1@gmail.com
 Irene Monteverde: Jazz Piano   iim4@pitt.edu
 Kenneth Powell: Saxophone  kennzie@consolidated.net
 Mark Strickland: Jazz Guitar  musark@gmail.com
 
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Staff

Frank Hammond Jr. 

Program Assistant

pittjazz@pitt.edu