- Director, Jazz Band
- Olin Arts Center, Room 258
Pianist, bandleader, composer, and educator Thomas Snow is one of New England’s most versatile and sought-after musicians. A graduate of the New England Conservatory of Music (M.M. 2005) and the Berklee College of Music (B.M. 1991), Tom has played with many jazz luminaries including Dave Holland, Ken Peplowski, Greg Abate, Bruce Gertz, Larry Coryell, Nick Brignola, Phil Wilson, Mike Turk, Gray Sargent, John Lockwood, Dick Johnson, Herb Pomeroy and Les DeMerle. He has recorded on the Telarc and Origin labels and has three CDs as a leader: Nothern Standard Time (1997), Christmas at Mast Cove (2001), and Some Other Time (2007). In addition to coaching the Bates Jazz Band and teaching piano students, Tom also teaches courses in theory, composition, and improvisation. Tom lives in Westbrook, Maine with his wife Michelle and sons Finneas and Elijah. For more information about Tom, visit his website www.tomsnow.com.