Joe accepted a position as Artist in Residence in 2009 and has been working nationwide assisting with Steinway galleries, Universities and Institutions conducting Master Classes and Lectures.
His Master Class Lectures consist of four classes: “Anxiety and Performance”, “Music as a Business”, “Harmony and Creative Song Writing” and “The Art of Improvisation”. These topics are discussed in depth and tailored to the audience. The range of audiences have included high school, undergraduate and graduate college levels in addition to professionals. All musical disciplines are covered.
Great News! The University of Akron 's School of Music is very proud to announce that Joe Augustine has been appointed ARTIST in RESIDENCE in the Jazz Studies Program. His activities will encompass four categories. Teaching/lecturing, service/community outreach, development and research. Joe's life-long appointment as a Steinway Artist reflects dedication and commitment only to be enhanced by this collaboration.