Tom Giampietro

Tom Giampietro holds a Bachelor of Music in Studio Music in Jazz from the University of Miami (FL), and a Masters in Music in Jazz Pedagogy from the University of Northern Iowa. He was a member of Grammy-winning saxophonist Jeff Coffin’s eclectic jazz group the Mu-tet, and performed on Coffin’s award-winning and critically acclaimed CDs, “Go Round,” and “Commonality.” From 2003-05, he was a member of the University of Northern Iowa Faculty Jazz Ensemble. He has appeared as a clinician or adjudicator at numerous universities and festivals. He is also an active composer, and currently leads his own group, featuring his compositions, in and around Nashville.