Jeff Baumeister

Jeff Baumeister
photo of Jeff Baumeister
  • Associate Professor, Arts, Music
  • Academic Credentials: B.M. William Paterson University; M.M. University of the Arts
  • Office: Cottage II 202
    Phone: (215) 968-8135 Ext: 8135
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Courses Taught

  • HIST239: American Pop Culture: History of Rock
  • MUSC101: Introduction to Music
  • MUSC103: World Music
  • MUSC105: American Music
  • MUSC106: History of Jazz
  • MUSC111: Music Theory I
  • MUSC112: Music Theory II
  • MUSC115: Ear Training I
  • MUSC116: Ear Training II
  • MUSC206: Jazz Improvisation:Theory and Ear Training
  • MUSE115: Jazz Orchestra (formerly MUSA115)
  • MUSE155: Chamber Ensemble: Jazz


Pianist Jeff Baumeister earned degrees in Jazz Performance from William Paterson University (B.M.) and the University of the Arts (M.M.). Aside from college, he studied with Sam Bellardo, Uri Caine, Tom Lawton, Al Stauffer and Jim McNeely. Jeff has performed in the Philadelphia area since the early 1980s. His CD “Useful Music” was named Top Ten of 2005 by All About As a regular contributor to Down Beat magazine, many of his jazz transcription and analysis essays have been published. He began teaching at Bucks County Community College in 2003.

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