School of Music

Jazz Studies


The jazz faculty at ECU's School of Music are not just educators, they are consummate performers and active recording artists. With their connections in the music industry, our faculty also lure many guest artists to our campus for special clinics and performances, enhancing our jazz students' experiences during their college career at ECU. Below is a listing of our jazz faculty.

Jeffrey Bair - Interim Director of Jazz Studies, Saxophones, Jazz Woodwinds
Carroll V. Dashiell, Jr. - Director, Billy Taylor Jazz Festival; Jazz Acoustic/Electric Bass
Jim Crew - Piano
Scott Sawyer - Guitar
Dan Davis - Drums