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Karlton Hester

Karlton Hester

Director Of Jazz Studies, Professor

Music Department

Areas of expertise: African Music, Music Composition, Contemporary Music, Experimental Music, Jazz, Computer Music


Biography, Education and Training

Karlton E. Hester, Ph.D. (composer/flutist/saxophonist), began his career as a composer and recording artist in Los Angeles where he worked as a studio musician and music educator. He received his Ph.D. in composition from the City University of New York Graduate Center and is currently Director of "Jazz" Studies (and member of the Digital Arts and New Media faculty) at the University of California in Santa Cruz. As performer on both flute and saxophone, he is founding music director of the Fill... more »

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