Robert Foster, DMA, is a professional musician and music educator. As a performer on saxophone, flute, and shakuhachi (Japanese bamboo flute), he has performed throughout the US and internationally. His compositions and improvisations can be heard on his CDs Rob Foster: How’s That and Utake: The Name of the Wind.
Teacher Responses to Cautions About Teaching Negative Biographical Details in Jazz History Courses
Accentuate the Negative? On Teaching Biographical Details in Jazz History