Peter Tomlinson

Adjunct Artist in Music

Jazz Piano

Since 1990, Peter has been an adjunct professor at Western Connecticut. In 2006, he joined the Music Department at Vassar College, and in 2010, he started at Poughkeepsie Day School, teaching piano to students K-12. Peter also teaches instrumental music for Paul Effman Music. Other teaching experiences include jazz clinics and coaching high school All-State jazz bands. Peter has studied with Barry Harris, Armen Donelian and Warren Bernhardt.

BFA, SUNY College at New Paltz
At Vassar since 2009


Skinner Hall
Box 18

Research and Academic Interests

Jazz Piano

Departments and Programs


MUSI 42 Jazz Piano
MUSI 142 Jazz Piano
MUSI 242 Jazz Piano
MUSI 342 Jazz Piano
MUSI 380 4th Year Instruction


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