Instructor of Piano, Interlochen Arts Camp
M.M., Jazz Studies, Indiana University; B.M., Piano Performance, Furman University
An avid performer and educator, pianist Joshua Espinoza balances his time sharing music on the stage and off. As a performer, Josh has played with many renowned artists including Warren Wolf, Mike Pope, Todd Marcus, John Pineda, Frank Russo, Ryan McGillicudy, Anders Åstrand, Hamilton Price, Eugene Goss, and Gail Wynters, and on national stages including Piccolo Spoleto (Charleston, SC) and the Jazz Kitchen (Indianapolis, IN).
In January 2016, Josh was a semi-finalist in the UNISA International Jazz Piano Competition in Pretoria, South Africa where he was named “Most Promising Semi-Finalist.” He was previously a semi-finalist in the American Jazz Pianist Competition (2015) in Melbourne, FL.
A former faculty member of the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, Franklin College (IN), and Morehead State University (KY), Josh is currently a freelance performer and educator in Baltimore, MD.