Jason is a sought-after educator and has taught jazz violin and mandolin to students of all ages at string camps, workshops, and clinics around the world. In addition to being one of the youngest violin instructors at the Berklee College of Music, Jason spends his summers teaching at various string camps across the country including the Crested Butte Django Dream Camp, Mark O'Connor Fiddle Camp, Christian Howes' Creative Strings Workshop, Berklee College of Music 5-Week Performance Program, Swannanoa Gathering, Djangofest Northwest, Mike Block String Camp, Fiddle Hell, and Django in June. Funded by a faculty development grant from Berklee, Jason also recently traveled to Japan to conduct a series of violin workshops . Jason regularly contributes educational columns to Fiddler Magazine, conducts lessons with students across the country via skype, and contributes instructional videos to Christian Howes' Creative Strings Academy and DC Music School.
Berkelee Global String Program (June 25-29 in Boston, MA)
Creative Strings Workshop (July 1-7 in Columbus, OH)
Gypsy Jazz and Brazilian Camp (July 12-15 in Bellows Falls, VT)
Hot Club Dream Camp (July 30 - August 5 in Crested Butte, CO)
Jason has just released three volumes of online Gypsy Jazz Lessons through DC Music School!!
“Jason is an inspiring teacher. He has a truly amazing command of his instruments and is able to break down difficult technical problems in a simple and straightforward way. He also has a very deep understanding of melody, harmony, and rhythm and is able to reveal new ways of thinking about and approaching music and improvisation.” – Dan Bui, Student, Berklee College of Music