Faculty

 

Faculty Picture

Branch:

Mission

Instrument:

Clarinet, Flute, Saxophone

Genres:

Any, Classical, Jazz & Blues (Gospel, Traditional, Funk), Traditional Folk (Us/Int)

Teddy Raven

(2015) Teddy Raven graduated with a BM in jazz studies from the University of Southern California in 2010, where he studied saxophone and composition. In 2012/13, Teddy was the recipient of a Fulbright fellowship to study traditional folk music in Bulgaria where he led workshops with a renowned Romani brass band and recorded an of original music with over 30 Bulgarian musicians. Teddy keeps a busy schedule playing in five different projects such as the Jazz Mafia and Midtown Social, teaching both privately and through the San Francisco Symphony, and working as a freelance composer and arranger. As a teacher, Teddy focuses on building a solid foundation with all students to help them become well-rounded and joyful musicians.