Faculty



                                                                                   Jonathan Ball - Woodwinds

                                                                                   Jonathan Ball - Woodwinds

As a woodwind player, Jonathan has toured internationally with three Broadway shows, performed on numerous recordings and national jingles and has been featured at several national and international jazz festivals. His most recent album, “It’s Not That Far,” features Randy Brecker and was selected as a top 50 album of 2013 by JazzTimes. Jonathan is also a certified music teacher and classroom teacher and has taught well over 500 woodwind students. To read more about Jonathan see www.jsballmusic.com


                                                                                                                    Dom Talotta - Brass

Dom has been a high school band director and private brass instructor for over 30 years.  He is the director of the concert and jazz bands at Plainville High School and also directs the 8th grade band at the Middle School of Plainville. In addition to sending students to many regional and all state festivals, he was also the conductor of the CT Southern Regional Middle School Jazz Band in 2014.