Our 35 credit Global Jazz MM program approaches jazz studies from a global perspective, embracing the exciting variety of world musics and other conceptual influences we believe are essential for an aspiring jazz musician in today’s interconnected age. Under the direction of Emmy-award winning jazz pianist and composer D.D. Jackson , our program combines individual performance and composition lessons, ensemble work, and courses in arranging, composition, pedagogy, and history. All at an affordable CUNY tuition rate!