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John Ray, Adjunct Professor of Jazz Bass

John Ray

Adjunct Professor of Jazz Bass

Manhattan School of Music


John Ray, Jazz Bass performer and instructor, has performed with such esteemed Jazz musicians and composers as Dizzy Gillespie, Roy Haynes, Buddy Rich, Harry Connick Jr., Branford Marsalis, Michael Brecker, Woody Herman, Joe Lovano, Barry Harris, Jaki Byard, Lenny White, Warren Marsh, The Rainbow Room Orchestra, and The Nassau Pops Orchestra

Along with maintaining a private studio, he is also an Adjunct Professor of Jazz Bass in the Department of Music at LIU Post.