Conductor

Jason Noble currently serves as Conductor of the Columbia University Wind Ensemble in New York, New York. In addition to his duties at Columbia University, Noble currently serves as Conductor and Director of the Wind Ensemble at Scarsdale High School in Scarsdale, New York. Noble has held recent positions at Hofstra University (Director of Bands, Visiting Assistant Professor), New York University (Associate Director of Wind Ensembles), and the critically acclaimed Hanover Wind Symphony (Music Director). He has served as an adjunct lecturer at Teachers College - Columbia University, Montclair State University, and Kean University. Noble has previously held positions as Director of Bands at Miami Coral Park High School, Miami, Florida. Noble holds degrees from New York University (M.A., Music Education) and University of Miami (B.M., Music Education, magna cum laude) and is currently a doctoral candidate (Ed.D, Music Education) at Teachers College, Columbia University.

In 2004, Noble commissioned a new significant work for wind band, “Yosemite Autumn,” by composer Mark Camphouse. Since that commissioning project, he has also been part of consortia commissions of composers Michael Markowski and James Syler. Noble and the Miami Coral Park High School band released a professionally recorded CD, “Living a Musical Dream,” with Mark Custom Records in 2003. Ensembles under Jason Noble’s direction have consistently received national and international acclaim. Honor bands and ensembles under Noble’s direction have performed by exclusive competitive invitation at Carnegie Hall (2003, 2010, 2012, 2014, 2016), Salzburg and Vienna, Austria (2009, 2015), Prague, Czech Republic (2009, 2015), Gran Canaria, Spain (2010), Barcelona, Spain (2010), London, England (2013), at The Sibelius Academy in Helsinki, Finland (2013), Budapest, Hungary (2015) and were invited to perform exclusively at the Sydney Opera House in Sydney, Australia (2004).

Jason Noble is in frequent and high demand as a conductor, lecturer, and music performance adjudicator across the United States and abroad. He recently guest conducted wind ensembles in South Africa, Australia, United Kingdom, and China. Noble is an executive board member and adjudicator for the Central States Judges Association (CSJA), one of the nation’s premier musical adjudication organizations. Noble's research interests include Band Education, Instrumental Music Education, and Philosophies of Music Education.



Email: jason.noble@tc.columbia.edu
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