Paul De Castro
Lecturer, Ethnomusicology Global Jazz Studies

Jazz history; Director, Latin Jazz Big Band

Paul De Castro is a pianist, suona player, composer, arranger, and producer. De Castro started his musical studies at age five. His initial interest in music led him to start piano studies and vocal performance in Lima, Peru. These activities led to his acceptance into the Conservatorio Nacional de Música, pre-college studies. Immigrating to the USA at age twenty to continue his musical studies, he earned a D.M.A. in Music Composition from the University of Texas at Austin.

In his capacity of lecturer/performer, he has visited many countries such as Australia, Canada, Taiwan, China, Malaysia, Spain, Romania, Hungary, and Cuba.

Latin Jazz, Cuban music, suona performance in both Cuban and Chinese styles, jazz, and world music.

D.M.A., Music Composition, The University of Texas at Austin.

Chi Li
Adjunct Professor
Abhiman Kaushal
Adjunct Professor
Teresia Awe
Anna Morcom
Daniel Szabo
Adjunct Associate Professor
Aaron Bittel
Adjunct Associate Professor
Kenny Burrell
Distinguished Professor
Jesús Guzmán
Continuing Lecturer
Shannon Garland
Postdoctoral scholar
Ben Doleac
Tara Browner
Roger Savage
Maureen Russell
Adjunct Asst. Professor
James Roberson
Adjunct Asst. Professor
Tzvetanka Varimezova
Adjunct Professor
Mark Kligman
Chair of Ethnomusicology; Professor
Steven Loza
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A. J. Racy
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Francis Awe
Katherine Lee
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Ivan Varimezov
Adjunct Assoc. Professor
Amy Catlin- Jairazbhoy
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Supeena Adler
Adjunct Assistant Professor
I Nyoman Wenten
Adjunct Assoc. Professor
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