​​guitarist, composer, educator

Dr. Anthony Fesmire

Dr. Fesmire's career in education spans more than twenty years.  He has taught at all levels K-12, community college, and university.  He is currently a Professor of Music at College of the Desert where he oversees the instrumental music major program, directs the jazz combos, and teaches courses face-to-face and online including the full music theory sequence and guitar.  The following videos feature student groups from College of the Desert; see Dr. Fesmire's YouTube channel for more videos!

Former students of Dr. Fesmire accompanied by Dan Waddell, piano; Carl Rigoli; vibraphone; Mikael Jacobson, bass; Matt Howe, drums; and Dr. Anthony Fesmire, guitar.

"Watermelon Man", Faculty/Student/Alumni Concert, March 31, 2017.

College of the Desert Jazz Band directed by Dr. Anthony Fesmire with guest artist, Doug Webb, performing "Embraceable You".



                                 Jazz Studies and Commercial Music

                                                           Music Theory and Composition