William Wulfeck

Music Theory Principal Instructor


William “Will” Wulfeck is a lecturer in the studio music and jazz program at the University of Miami’s Frost School of Music, where he teaches jazz theory, aural skills, and jazz performance. He leads a jazz sextet and can be seen performing as a freelance trombonist throughout South Florida.

Dr. Wulfreck earned his Doctor of Musical Arts degree in jazz trombone performance from the Frost School in 2018. He received a Master of Fine Arts degree in jazz trombone from CalArts and a Bachelor of Music degree in jazz studies from California State University, Northridge.

Miami musical highlights include a successful three years as a member of the Frost Concert Jazz Band and Henry Mancini Orchestra, a composition premiere with Michael Tilson Thomas and the New World Symphony, recording credits on a Grammy-nominated album by jazz trumpeter John Daversa, and two recital sets of new original compositions for jazz sextet.

Before moving to Miami, Will spent eight years studying, teaching, and performing as a freelance trombonist in Los Angeles.