Arturo Stable

Considered by the jazz media to be at the forefront of his musical generation, Cuban born multi-instrumentalist and composer Arturo Stable has shared the stage/studio with artists such as Grammy-award winners Paquito D Rivera, Esperanza Spalding, the Caribbean Jazz Project, Miguel Zenon, Terri Lyne Carrington, Christian McBride, and the Philadelphia Orchestra, just to name a few.

Mr. Stable also has extensive experience as a clinician and educator. He was the Chair of the Hand Drum Department at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia (2012-2017), Artistic Director of the Puebla Jazz Festival (Mexico 2008-2011), and Artistic Director of the Philadelphia International Hand Drum Day (2012-2013). He has also collaborated with various universities including Julliard, Temple, Westchester, and Berklee College, among others. Mr. Stable has developed a strong international presence as a bandleader with five releases under his name and countless international appearances in important festivals such as Madrid Jazz Festival, Vittoria Jazz festival, JVC Jazz Festival, Moscow Jazz Fest, and Budapest Jazz Fest.

Cheryl L. Keyes
Professor - Global Jazz Studies and Ethnomusicology (Contemporary Jazz, Hip Hop)
Kat De Nicola
Assistant to the Chair - Department of Musicology and Global Jazz Studies Program
Roberto Miranda
Adjunct Assoc. Professor
Hitomi Oba
Lecturer and Director of Contemporary Jazz Ensemble
Ruth Price
Adjunct Assoc. Professor
Arturo O’Farrill
Director, UCLA Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra; Professor
Jacques Lesure
Lecturer - Jazz Guitar
Steven Loza
Professor - Global Jazz Studies, Ethnomusicology, Director of the UCLA Center for Latino Arts
Charley Harrison
Lecturer, Director of UCLA Jazz Orchestra and Jazz Combo
Salim Washington
Professor and Chair of Global Jazz Studies
Clayton Cameron
Lecturer - Percussion, Director of Jazz Combo
Alison Deane
Associate Adjunct Professor
Tamir Hendelman
Lecturer - Keyboards (Jazz Keyboard Harmony, Jazz Improvisation and Analysis)

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