Alumni

Michael Albarracin – Director of Middle School Bands, Marshalltown, Iowa.

Dr. Jonathan Allen – Lecturer of Trombone, University of Iowa.

Paul Allen – Lawyer, Hutchinson, Cox, Coons, Orr & Sherlock, Eugene Oregon.

Ryan Arp – Assistant Band Director, Iowa City High School, Iowa City, Iowa.

Andrew Birschbach – Trombone Instructor at John Hersey High School in in Arlington Heights, Illinois.

Steven Boswell – 4th/5th Grade Band Teacher at Gurnee, Illinois School District.

Paul Bridson –  Teaching Artist of Jazz Trombone, Drake University.

Nicholas Burnham – MA in Trombone Performance, University of Utah.

Dr. Jessica Ducharme Butler – Lecturer of Trombone and Musicology, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale.

Dr. Joshua Bynum – Assistant Professor of Trombone, The University of Georgia.

Gavin Carney – DMA Candidate, UMKC Conservatory.

Rachel Carter Monroe – Instrumental Music Instructor at Westminster Christian School. Chicago, Illinois area freelancer and teacher. Brass instructor at Studio Monroe.

Dr. Brian Conklin – Dallas, Texas freelancer and teacher.

Peter Connell – California based composer, publisher, free-lance trombonist.

Christopher Copeland – Director of Instrumental Music, West Branch Middle School, West Branch, Iowa.

LeAnn Dahn – Masters of Music, New England Conservatory.

Dr. Matthew Driscoll  – Adjunct Instructor of Trombone, Central College (Pella, Iowa), Cornell College.

Alexandre Ferreira – Trombone Professor, Universidade Federal de Goiás, Brazil.

Jack Frank – Director of Bands, West Branch High School, West Branch, Iowa.

Dr. Scott Garlock – Associate Professor of Low Brass, Assistant Director of Bands, Director of the Jazz Orchestra, member of The Cleveland Jazz Orchestra, Cleveland Pops Orchestra, and Mansfield Symphony Orchestra.

Tracey Gibbons – Low Brass Instructor, University of Wisconsin, Superior.

Dr. Arthur Haecker – Professor of Low Brass and the Director of Bands at Newberry College in Newberry, South Carolina, Performing Arts Institute at Wyoming Seminary.

Dr. Brian Hardester – Bass Trombone, Redwood Symphony Orchestra, Redwood City, California; Bass Trombone, San Jose Wind Symphony, San Jose, California.

Dr. Henry Howey – Professor of Trombone, Sam Houston State University.

Eric Jesteadt – Graduate Student, Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health.

Dr. David Johansen – Associate Professor of Trombone, Southeastern Louisiana University.

Alex Krawczyk – Masters of Music, Indiana University, Student of Carl Lenthe.

Raychel Kolen – Senior Consultant at Target Resource Group, Eugene, Oregon.

Nathaniel Lee (Degree in progress) – Lecturer of Trombone, University of Virginia.

Nathan LeFeber – Band Director, Kearney High School, Kearney, Nebraska.

Todd Lippert –

Mike McMann – Band Director, North Scott High School; musical director of soul/funk band 10 of Soul.

Eric McTaggart – Band Director, Durand Jr./Sr. High School, Durand, Wisconsin.

Robert Medd – MM, Western Michigan State University. Assistant High School Band Director at Pleasant Valley Community School District.

Dr. John Melton – Principal Trombone, Greensboro Symphony.

Mark Mendell – Trombonist, Nebraska Brass.

Brad Miller – Trombonist, Muscatine Symphony Orchestra; Band Director, Mediapolis School District.

Paul Miller – Music Caption Head, Oregon High School Marching Band, Lancaster, Wisconsin.

Joe Moore –

Lucas Moore – Software Tester, Pearson Education, Iowa City, Iowa.

Zack Morton – Band Director, Moline High School, Moline, Illinois.

Aaron Nuss – Associate Director of Bands, Linn Mar High School, Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Dr. Bradley Palmer – Professor of Trombone, Columbus State University.

Kyle Pape – Brass Instructor, American School Foundation, Mexico City.

Austin Peiffer – MM, University of Utah. Performer’s Certificate, UMKC.

Nathan Pettorini – Software Engineer, Cerner Corporation.

Master Sergeant Michael Piersol – Principal Trombone, The United States Air Force Band.

Dr. Denson Paul Pollard – Bass Trombone, Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, faculty The Juilliard School.

Aaron Rader – Low Brass Instructor, Collin College, Texas; bass guitar, Think Big Party

Dr. James Roberts – Emeritus Professor of Trombone, Jacksonville State University.

Dr. Donn Schaefer – Associate Professor of Trombone at The University of Utah.

Adam Schroeder –

Steve Shires – Owner, Master Trombone Craftsman, S.E. Shires, Co.

Zach Spindler – BM, December 2012.

Dr. David Stuart – Professor of Trombone (retired), Iowa State University

Zsolt Szabo – Assistant Professor of Trombone, Western Carolina University.

Casey Thomas – Adjunct Instructor, Jacksonville State University. Adjunct Instructor, Berry College. Owner, Solid Brass Music.

Sean Truelove – Owner, Mighty Meatballs, Atlanta, Georgia.

Paul Upmeyer – 5-12 Instrumental Music Instructor, CAM School District, Anita, Iowa.

Bonnie Varga – Music Director, St. Mary’s Catholic School, Cheyenne, Wyoming.

Benjamin Yates – Low Brass Instructor, Luther College.