Paul Campiglia has been a faculty member of the VSU Music Department since January 1994 teaching applied percussion, directing various ensembles (Jazz Combos, Steel Band, Percussion Ensemble), and teaching in the Pedagogy/Methods and Humanities areas. He has also served on the faculty of Darton College, Albany State University (GA) and Rowan University (NJ). Mr. Campiglia has performed throughout the Eastern U.S., Europe, and South America as a jazz artist and clinician. In addition to performing with the VSU Faculty Jazz Combo, he has performed with the Georgia Jazz Combo and as a freelance artist with various jazz. latin, and world music groups. Mr. Campiglia is currently serving as Principal Percussionist with the Valdosta Symphony Orchestra. He has also held principal percussion positions in the Albany Symphony Orchestra (GA), Central Florida Symphony Orchestra, Bridgeton Symphony Orchestra (NJ), and the Garden State Pops Orchestra. Mr. Campiglia has served as a section percussionist in the Holly Bush Orchestra (NJ) and the Westmoreland Symphony (PA).