Music Teacher, Master
Joined in
2020
Areas of Instruction

Flute, Clarinet, Saxophone

Current Band(s)/Gig(s)

Jazz Focus

Education

Berklee College of Music, Rutgers University

Levels Taught

Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced, All

Performance Experience

since 1977

Specialties / Genres Taught

Jazz

Teaching Experience

over 20 years

Allan

Music Teacher, Master

"Savor life, but do no harm."

About Me

  • Allan Namery has been performing with his group, Jazz Focus, since 1977 in festivals, colleges, and top New York/New Jersey clubs
  • Allan received eight highly coveted NEA awards in performance, study, and as artist in residence
  • Formal education includes BA from Berklee and MA in jazz studies from Rutgers
  • Private study with jazz masters George Coleman, Phil Woods, Kenny Barron, and Eric Kloss among others
  • Works with and is respected by many of the finest musicians in the New York area
  • Sought after for his saxophone and flute style in live situations as well as recording
  • Continues to practice, compose, and lead his ensemble comprising his favorite musical colleagues
  • Have also performed with Gloria Estefan, Diana Ross, Marc Anthony, Donna Summer, Dizzy Gillespie, George Coleman, Kenny Barron, and many others.

"My teaching philosophy is to inspire students to attain a higher level of musical understanding and technical ability than when they started with me. Using the many skills I've developed through my own studies and experience I will provide them many of the tools necessary to achieve these goals."

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