Ed Soph

Department:

Instrumental Studies, Jazz Studies

College:

College of Music

Phone:

(940) 565-2791

Expertise:

Drumset Performance and Improvisation

Activities:

Authored two books, Essential Techniques for Drumset and The Big Band Primer. Has performed and recorded with the Stan Kenton, Woody Herman, Bill Watrous, and Clark Terry big bands. Is an Artist Clinician for the Yamaha Corporation of America, the Avedis Zildjian Cymbal Company, Zildjian Drumsticks, and Regal Tip/Calato brushes. Holds a bachelor's degree from UNT.