Jonathan Mann performing with tenor Brian Jadge

AST's founder and managing editor Dr. Jonathan Edward Mann earned a Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree in Piano Performance from Indiana University Bloomington under Dr. Karen Shaw and a Doctoral Degree in Piano Performance from the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music under James Tocco. He has held faculty positions at the University of Idaho, State University of New York, Fredonia, the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, and the Brevard Music Center. A Steinway Artist, Dr. Mann has published for Clavier Companion and currently serves on the faculties of Purdue University, Fort Wayne, University of Saint Francis, and Indiana Wesleyan University.