Patrick holds a Bachelors of Music degree from Berklee College of Music (Magna cum Laude), a Masters of Music from Manhattan School of Music (Summa cum Laude), and an Artist Diploma from The Juilliard School.
He is currently on music faculty at The United Nations School in Manhattan and Snow College in Ephraim, Utah, where he teaches a range of ages from Middle School to Collegiate level.
Patrick will be teaching this summer at the Snow College Summer Jazz Institute July 16th-20th alongside Carl Allen, Phil Kuehn, Rodney Jones, Xavier Davis, Christie Dashiell, and Eddie Allen.
Patrick is currently accepting saxophone students of all ages via Skype or in person in Brooklyn for Summer 2019.
Topics for study can include:
Saxophone Techique and Fundamentals
Classical Etudes Repertoire
Jazz Improvisation Technique
Transcription and Style Analysis
Music Theory and Jazz Harmony
Rhythmic Study, Complex Meters, Accuracy, Swing, and Time Feel
Jazz Composition and Arranging
Entrepreneurship and Career Counseling
Please contact patrick (at) patrickcornelius.com for more information.