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Gregg Gelb

Gregg Gelb


B.M. in Music Education - Berklee College of Music

M.M. Performance - North Carolina School of the Arts

D.M.A. inn Performance -University of North Carolina at Greensboro                     


Gregg Gelb is a recipient of a Jazz Composers Award from the North Carolina Arts Council and four Regional Artist grants from the Fayetteville/Cumberland County Arts Council.  In addition to leading his Jazz Quartet, 8-piece Swing Band, BIG BAND, Latin Jazz Band and other small groups, he is founder and director of the Heart of Carolina Jazz Orchestra and Jazz Society, and co-founder and player with the North Carolina Jazz Repertory Orchestra. He is director of the Triangle Youth Jazz Ensemble and he teaches Introduction to Jazz online for Central Carolina Community College. He has been an Interim Assistant Professor of Jazz at Francis Marion University, UNC Greensboro, NC State and UNC Chapel Hill and he was a Visiting Artist in the North Carolina Community Colleges. He has taught music in universities and public schools throughout North Carolina including his current adjunct professor position as Woodwinds, Jazz and Classical Music Appreciation Instructor at Fayetteville State University and Jazz and Classical Music Appreciation Instructor Jazz at Central Carolina Community College.

For more information about Gregg Gelb:

Name: Dr. Gregg Gelb
Title:  Adjunct Lecturer/Woodwinds
Department: Performing and Fine Arts
Rm: 236
Phone : 910-672-1571

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