Paul Evoskevich

Professor of Music
Music Department Chair

Paul Evoskevich is professor of music and chairman of the music department at The College of Saint Rose. A graduate of the Hartt School and The Eastman School of Music, he has performed with the Rochester Philharmonic, the Dayton Philharmonic, the Hudson Valley Philharmonic, the Albany Symphony, and with many stars of stage and screen including Paul Anka, Liza Minelli, Joel Grey, Johnny Mathis, Sarah Vaughn, Theresa Brewer, and Ben Vereen. He has extensive experience recording for television and radio jingles and is an active performer of classic saxophone repertoire and jazz. He has performed and presented master classes throughout the United States and Europe.

A former staff writer for The Saxophone Journal and Jazz Player Magazine, Mr. Evoskevich has written many articles on woodwind playing and jazz. Mr. Evoskevich is director of The College of Saint Rose Jazz Ensemble and The Empire State Youth Jazz Ensemble, a group comprised of outstanding high school jazz musicians from throughout the greater Albany, NY area. He is President of the New York State chapter of the International Association for Jazz Education.


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