Dr. Patterson joins the UNT College of Music faculty as an Assistant Professor of Popular Music in the Division of Jazz Studies in August 2018. He earned the D.M.A. in guitar performance at the University of Southern California in 2011, with a music education minor field and elective fields in music recording and jazz studies; the M.A. in ethnomusicology at the University of California, Berkeley in 1999, with a research focus in Japanese popular music; and the B.A.
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