Blase Scarnati

Blase Scarnati Professor
Northern Arizona University
Director, First Year Seminar Program and Global Learning
Blg 37 Rm #140
Phone: 928-523-2876

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.