About the Instructor

Paul Feldman, the course instructor and creator of “Finding the Melody”, has had a passion for Jazz as a listener, player, student and teacher, for over 30 years. He studied Jazz saxophone and theory at Columbia University with Jazz educator and saxophone player Paul Jeffries, and at New York City’s Jazzmobile. He also studied Jazz History with Ron Carter (the Bass player in Miles Davis’ famous Quintet) at City College of New York. He was a member of the former International Association for Jazz Education, and is a member of the Jazz Education Network.

When Paul is not teaching or listening to Jazz, he is a telecommunications attorney.