Classes: Jazz Studies, Arranging
Degree: University of Akron, Eastman
Paul Ferguson is director of Jazz Studies at CWRU, a position he has held since 1988. As a trombonist, Paul has toured with the Glenn Miller and Tommy Dorsey Orchestras and currently performs with the Cleveland Jazz Orchestra, the Canton Symphony, and the High Anxiety Bones.
Active as a composer, Paul is the recipient of the 1995 Gil Evans Fellowship in jazz composition. His works are published by Kendor Music and Sierra Music Publications.
A graduate of the Eastman School of Music and the University of Akron, Paul resides in Cleveland Heights.
He is an avid golfer. Appointed to CWRU faculty, 1988.