The study of jazz has become an exciting and integral component to the music program at NKU. The mission of this program is to provide a quality education for jazz performance and pedagogy enabling graduates to make a living as well-rounded teachers or performers in today's music industry. Jazz and R&B Combos expose students to musical styles necessary to make a living in today's performing market.


William B. Hogg, M.M.
(859) 572-5885

"Your program has a wonderful diverse set of individuals who are not only great musicians all around, but also are amazing teachers..."

–Jonathan Kohne - Graduate Assistant UC-Boulder and NKU Jazz Studies graduate