Randall Pharr

Randall Pharr is an adjunct professor of jazz bass at VCU. He brings proven expertise in jazz and Brazilian music, large and small ensembles, and performance and improvisation as evidenced by his career performances with such acclaimed artists as Valery Ponomarev, Bill Mays, Marvin Stamm, Guido Basso, Ed Soph, John D’earth, Frank Foster, Jimmy Heath, Jon Faddis, Charlie Haden, Bob Moses, Clark Terry and Charlie Byrd at such venues as the International Trumpet Guild Conference; the Kennedy Center, and the National Symphony Orchestra Pops in Washington, D.C. Pharr is also extremely active locally, including clubs in Richmond, Charlottesville and Williamsburg.