Saxophonist Justin Pierce began his musical career in the musically diverse
region of the Texas-Louisiana Gulf Coast. After beginning saxophone studies at
age 12, he developed a passion for music in the middle school jazz ensemble.
Since that time, he has performed across the United States and internationally,
earned degrees in both classical and jazz styles, and taught at the secondary
and college levels.
Justin currently serves as Assistant Professor of Instrumental Music at Oklahoma
Baptist University in Shawnee, Oklahoma, where he directs the jazz ensemble
and touring band, in addition to teaching saxophone, clarinet, and improvisation