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Northern Arizona University
Director, First Year Seminar Program and Global Learning
PhD Historical Musicology, University of Pittsburgh
MM Performance, Northwestern University
BM, Youngstown State University
Blase Scarnati received his Master of Music degree in
performance from Northwestern University and his Bachelor of Music degree from
Youngstown State University. He received Ph.D. in Historical Musicology and Master of Arts degrees from the University of Pittsburgh.
His principal teachers include Arnold Jacob's of the Chicago
Symphony, John Turk of Youngstown State University, and Ronald Bishop of the
Cleveland Orchestra. He has been principal of the Illinois Philharmonic and
the American Chamber Symphony and performed widely in the Chicago area with
brass quintets from these two organizations.