Faculty

Rick Mraz

Adjunct Professor

Rick Mraz
Saunders Fine Arts Building (SFA)

Departments/Programs

Degree Information

  • M.A., Middle Tennessee State University, TN (2011)
  • B.M., University of Mass, Amherst, MA (2008)
  • A.A., Holyoke Community College, MA (2004)

Areas of Expertise

Saxophone

Biography

Rick Mraz is a saxophonist, flutist, woodwind specialist, educator and freelance musician living and working in Tennessee. He is currently on faculty at MTSU as adjunct instructor of saxophone and teaches privately throughout the middle Tennessee area. He holds degrees in Flute Performance and Music Education from the University of Massachusetts Amherst (BA) and in Jazz Studies from Middle Tennessee State University (MA) where he was a Graduate Teaching Assistant to Don Aliquo. Mraz...

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Rick Mraz is a saxophonist, flutist, woodwind specialist, educator and freelance musician living and working in Tennessee. He is currently on faculty at MTSU as adjunct instructor of saxophone and teaches privately throughout the middle Tennessee area. He holds degrees in Flute Performance and Music Education from the University of Massachusetts Amherst (BA) and in Jazz Studies from Middle Tennessee State University (MA) where he was a Graduate Teaching Assistant to Don Aliquo. Mraz has performed around the world as a ship musician working for various cruise lines and locally with regional theater companies, The Nashville Jazz Orchestra, Tennessee Jazz Collective, and Duffy Jackson Big Band.

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