TC Jazz Collective 4/23 7:10pm FREE

Milbank Chapel, April 23, 2013 at 7:10pm. Admission: Free and open to the public.

The TC Jazz Collective is a collaboration of like-minded musicians who attend, attended or will attend the Columbia University Teachers College (TC) Music Program. Besides being professional music educators all members of the TC jazz collective are active professional musicians who have attended conservatories such as, Manhattan School of Music (MSM) and Berklee for performance before enrolling at Teachers College. The members of the TC Jazz Collective have performed at some of the most prestigious venues in New York City, have toured the world with various groups, were finalists in competitions, and also perform in variety styles including Jazz, Pop and R&B. All members have taught in New York City public schools and highly value the importance of music education.
The TC Jazz Collective is:
  • Gian Tornatore – Saxophone (TC Ed.M. ’06, TC Ed.D ’13)
  • Natalie Galey- Voice (MSM M.M. ’11, TC Ed.M ’13)
  • Christian Nourijanian- Piano (MSM M.M. ’12, TC Ed.M ’13)
  • Jeff Koch- Bass (MSM M.M. ’13, TC Ed.M ’14)
  • Dustin Kaufman- Drums (MSM M.M. ’11, TC Ed.M ’12)
  • Tim Basom- Guitar (MSM M.M. ’11)