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Memphis Composers

Memphis area composers, including current and former faculty, students, community members.

TOM FERGUSON, 1932-2013

Ferguson was Director of Bands at then Memphis State University from 1962 to the mid 1970s. He later served as Professor of Music and Director of Jazz Studies at Arizona State University.  His also formed the Tom Ferguson Trio with bassist Bob Badgely and drummer Carmen Castaldi.

Works

Compositions

Go Tigers go score

Books

Instant improvisation at the piano : for individual, duet and class performance  book

The jazz rock ensemble : a conductor's and teacher's guide book