Areas of Instruction
Piano, Bass, Guitar
Starting on viola at age 8, Jon knew he wanted music to be part of his life. A little later electric bass took over than adding guitar and piano. He earned a B.M. from Five Towns College then recieved a full scholarship to attend graduate school for jazz guitar at Universtiy of Nevada, Las Vegas. He also taught two undergraduate guitar classes while attending UNLV. Jon moved backed to NY after one semester due to a family emergency and finished up his M.M. at Five Towns College where he now teaches bass. He is an active doing mostly jazz gigs on piano and bass around Long Island and NYC He has been teaching for 13 years privatley and has been teaching college for 3 years.