Tom McCormick

Home | About Me | MUL 2380 Students | Saxophone Students | Links

Professional Experience

Some of the artists Tom McCormick has performed and/or recorded with:

Jazz

Pop

Mongo Santamaria

KC & the Sunshine Band

Joe Henderson

Donna Summers

Arturo Sandoval

the Temptations

Patti Austin

the O'Jays

Lou Rawls

Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons

Sheila E

Kenny Rodgers

Cab Calloway

Steve Lawrence & Eydie Gorme

Kevin Mahogany

Jack Jones

Phil Woods

Jimmy Buffet

Dave Liebman

 

Milt Hinton

Latin

Roy Ayers

Celia Cruz

Ira Sullivan

Thalia

Duffy Jackson

La India

Pete Escovedo

Jon Secada

Joe Lovano

Angela Carrasco

Bobby Caldwell

Camilo Sesto

Sammy Figueroa

Luis Enrique

   

Big Band

Symphonic

South Florida Jazz Orchestra

Baltimore Symphony

Jaco Pastorius Big Band

 Florida Philharmonic

Tommy Dorsey Orchestra

Miami Symphony

Gene Krupa Orchestra

New World Symphony

Sunshine Pops Orchestra

Palm Beach Pops Orchestra

Melton Mustafa Orchestra

Naples Philharmonic

Education

University of Miami, DMA in Jazz Composition, in progress (ABD)

University of Miami, MM in Jazz Performance, 1995

University of Maryland at Baltimore County, BA in Visual and Performing Arts, 1982

Towson University, attended 1974 to 1978, Music Education

Teaching Experience

Miami-Dade College, adjunct professor, 1998-present

courses taught: Jazz and Popular Music in America, Jazz Workshop, Studio Jazz, Music Appreciation, Woodwind Techniques, Saxophone, Clarinet, Flute

New World School of the Arts, adjunct professor, 2002-present

course taught: Saxophone

University of Miami, instructor, 1998

course taught: the Evolution of Jazz

University of Miami, graduate teaching assistant, 1993-1998

courses taught: Saxophone, Jazz Improvisation, Swing Class

directed: Small Jazz Ensembles, Saxophone Quartet, Saxophone Forum

Private Music Instructor, 1974-present

courses taught: saxophone, flute, jazz improvisation

back to top