Jeff Cox

Music Director, Pianist, Keyboard Programmer

Jeff Cox is an active music director, jazz pianist, and theatre musician based in Ithaca, New York. He has musically directed productions starring Broadway actors, college students, and elementary through high school students. Jeff has worked as a music director, audition accompanist, and pianist at theatres such as the Hangar Theatre, Cortland Repertory Theatre, Running to Places Theatre Company, and SUNY Cortland Theatre.

As a jazz musician, Jeff gigs in the Ithaca area as a bandleader and pianist, and he helped found Cornell University’s Northstar Trio jam session. Jeff has worked as a vocal coach and mentor for local students at Broadway Bootcamp and the Hanger Theatre’s Next Generation School of Theatre. He has accompanied recitals, cabarets, voice lessons, and collegiate theatre courses. Jeff earned a Bachelor of Arts in Music from Cornell University, and is currently a graduate assistant at Ithaca College School of Music, where he is pursuing a master’s degree in conducting.