Clarinet Faculty


“We still have to overcome the notion that a clarinet squeaks. People need to remember what a beautiful instrument it is, including in popular music.”

- Anat Cohen, multiple Grammy nominated New York City-based jazz clarinetist, saxophonist, and bandleader from Tel Aviv, Israel.

Jazz Teacher Seth Ebersole

Seth Ebersole

Seth Ebersole is a saxophonist and educator hailing from the Philadelphia area. He has shared the stage and recorded with with some of the finest musicians in jazz including Terell Stafford, Rodney Whitaker, Michael Dease, Dick Oatts, Etienne Charles and many others. A graduate of the Michigan State University College of Music as well as the Boyer College of Music and Dance at Temple University, Seth recently joined the faculty of the Saginaw Valley State University Department of Music where he works as Instructor of Jazz Ensemble and Improvisation. Seth maintains a busy work schedule teaching and performing both jazz and commercial music.

Seth Ebersole performing his original composition with pianist Rufus Ferguson.