Ted Pease

Distinguished Professor (retired)
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Career Highlights
  • B.M., Berklee College of Music
  • B.A., Cornell University
  • Performances with Toshiko Akiyoshi, Lee Konitz, Budd Johnson, John LaPorta, Charlie Mariano, and Herb Pomeroy
  • Arrangements for the Buddy Rich and Dave Stahl orchestras
  • Numerous published compositions for high school and college jazz ensembles
  • Author of Jazz Composition: Theory and Practice
  • Coauthor of Modern Jazz Voicings with Ken Pullig
  • Composer and producer for his CD Big Band Blues Celebration
  • Recipient of grants from the National Endowment for the Arts