Music

Jazz Guitar

A native of Jersey City, New Jersey, Victor Juris took up guitar at age 10, in 1963. By the mid-1960s, he was playing with rock and R&B bands in his area. He discovered jazz in his late teens and subsequently studied with Philly jazz guitar legend Pat Martino.

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    Jazz Guitar

Head of Musicology

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    Musicology

Director of Orchestras
Orchestral Conducting
 

Head of Woodwinds

Clarinet

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    Clarinet

Oboe

Nathan Hughes is principal oboe of the Metropolitan Opera and serves on the faculties of The Juilliard School, Rutgers University, and the Verbier Festival in Switzerland.

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    Oboe

Flute

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    Flute

Head of Jazz Studies

Jazz Trombone

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    jazz trombone, Jazz Ensemble, jazz composition/arranging

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    Piano

Co-Head of Opera, Director of Opera At Rutgers

Pamela Gilmore, (co-head of Opera at Rutgers, and director of the Opera Institute) is a National Opera Association award-winning director and producer.

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    Opera Workshop

Head of Choral Activities, Head of Conducting

Distinguished Professor

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    Choral Conducting