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Jon Pascolini

Adjunct Faculty, Double Bass


College of Arts and Sciences: Music


Email: Jon Pascolini
Phone: 937-229-3936
FH 483


  • M.M., String Pedagogy, Ohio University, 1988
  • B.A., Music Education, Indiana University, 1977
  • Post-graduate work, Double Bass Performance, University of Cincinnati, College-Conservatory of Music, 1989-92


Jon Pascolini, double bassist, joined the University of Dayton music department in 2009. He is currently Assistant Principal Bass in the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra in Dayton, Principal Bass in the West Virginia Symphony Orchestra in Charleston, W.Va., and a section bassist with the Glimmerglass Opera. He also performs frequently with the Columbus Symphony Orchestra in Columbus, Ohio, and at the Bach and Beyond festival in Fredonia, N.Y., and has performed with the Virginia Symphony, Roanoke (Virginia) Symphony, Binghamton Philharmonic, Springfield (Ohio) Symphony and in the Cooperstown Chamber Music Festival. He currently resides in Dayton where he also maintains an active teaching studio of cello and bass students.