Joe McCarthy is an educator because he is a product of great teaching. He is committed to education as he knows the importance of reaching and maximizing a students potential. Joe has been actively involved with education throughout his career, having held collegiate positions since 1992 at numerous universities. He has been a featured performer and clinician at the Percussive Arts Society International Convention PASIC, Jazz Educators Network International Convention JEN, numerous PAS Days of Percussion, MusicFest Canada, The National Jazz Workshop, George Mason University Summer Jazz and Percussion Seminars, The Jazz n Youth Exchange of Germany, and many others.
Joe is currently teaching individual and group in-person and/or online classes, in addition to Masterclasses of all levels around the globe.
Joe has been featured at the Nation’s finest musical institutions including:
University of North Texas
University of Miami
Berklee College of Music
South Florida Center for the Percussive Arts
University of Northern Colorado
And many more