John Cozza (Pianist)
John Cozza, a graduate of the University of Southern California, Northwestern University and the Hochschule für Musik in Vienna, Austria, was named Director of Accompanying at Baylor University (Waco, TX) in 1994 to design and implement the Masters of Music degree program in Piano Accompanying.
Graduates of the program he
administrated from 1994-2001 hold teaching and accompanying positions regionally, nationally and internationally.
He currently teaches accompanying and piano at the University of the Pacific in Stockton, California, as well as holding the position of Staff Accompanist at CSUS.
has collaborated with singers and instrumentalists throughout the United States, and his
international engagements have included performances as soloist, accompanist and chamber musician in such European cities as Vienna, Bologna, Milan, Cologne, and Budapest.
Dr. Cozza holds a DM degree in piano performance, vocal accompanying and chamber music from Northwestern University.
He earned his Bachelor's and Master's degrees at USC, where he was named valedictorian of the School of Music.