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Craig, Monty S

Craig, Monty S

Applied Lecturer, Jazz Guitar


Professor Monty Craig has been teaching jazz guitar, jazz combos, beginning guitar class, and music appreciation for eight years. His specialties include improvisation, music theory, small group performance, beginner guitar, and jazz history. He is one of the founding members of the Clemson Faculty Jazz Combo and is an active performer and member of many professional groups. Under the direction of Professor Craig, the Clemson student and faculty combos perform up to 100 performances a year. Professor Craig is a member of the Jazz Education Network.