You’ve reached the website of Sam Griffith, jazz trombonist, composer and educator. Currently, I am a freelance trombonist and educator in the Northern California area. I am in the process of finishing my first book – The Jazz Trombone Book – which will be available for purchase on June 15th, 2017. Check it out here

I teach music courses and direct jazz ensembles at the University of California, Davis, Santa Clara University, and American River College. This website is designed to introduce you to my work and my research interests. If you are interested in seeing or hearing more of my work, feel free to contact me.