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Denis DiBlasio - Director of Jazz Studies & Composition

Email: diblasio@rowan.edu
Phone Number: 856-256-4500, extension 3528

Denis DiBlasio

Denis DiBlasio received his masters degree from the University of Miami. He is the Executive Director of the Maynard Ferguson Institute of Jazz at Rowan University and is a saxophonist, composer, arranger and musical director for the Institute. He is an internationally acclaimed performer, clinician and educator for the Yamaha Music Corporation of America. He is a published author of five texts on jazz improvisation and a recording artist for Encounter Records with nine CDs under his own name. Various articles, compositions and arrangements are with publishers Jamey Aebersold, Belwin, Hal Leonard, Kendor, Doug Beach, Roncorp, Vandoren, Kjos, Northeastern Music, Warner Brothers, Flute Talk, Saxophone Journal, and more.

Also visit:
Rowan University Jazz Program
Rowan University Jazz Ensembles
 

DiBlasio Youtube Clips:
Denis DiBlasio - A Life of Jazz
Denis DiBlasio on Creating
Denis DiBlasio, Jazz Improvisation Tips; The Importance of Good Time
Denis DiBlasio, Jazz Improvisation Tips; Solo on One Scale
Denis DiBlasio, Jazz Improvisation Tips; Some Ways to Use a Metronome
Denis DiBlasio, Jazz Improvisation Tips; What Jazz Tunes Should I Learn?
Denis DiBlasio, Jazz Improvisation Tips; Chord Confusion
Denis DiBlasio, Jazz Improvisation Tips; Transcribing Solos
Denis DiBlasio, Jazz Improvisation Techniques; Scales
Denis DiBlasio, Sight-Reading
Denis DiBlasio, Jazz Articulation
Denis DiBlasio, Singing Into the Flute 1
Denis DiBlasio, Singing Into the Flute 2
Denis DiBlasio, Singing Into the Flute 3
Denis DiBlasio, Stress free Fermata Technique
Denis DiBlasio Talks About His Pathways to Improvisation Book
Denis DiBlasio and Gerry DeLoach Live at Chris's in Philadelphia
Denis DiBlasio and Brian Betz Playing the Blues
Denis DiBlasio returns to the ISU Jazz Camp