October 2 & 9, 2017: BPOvations speaker “A Day at the Office: Orchestra Edition”
I will be lecturing at 3 libraries on day-to-day business of life in the orchestra — preparation, communication, scary moments, and even antics! More info here.
October 28, 2017: Nazareth College Brass day featured guest artist, Rochester, NY. More info here.
October 30-November 1, 2017: New World Symphony coach, Miami, FL.
November 8-9, 2017: Tres Bone residency at Buffalo State College. Trio recital Wednesday evening at 7:30pm, followed by brass masterclass and music business lecture Thursday at 12:15pm.
November 19-20, 2017: guest artist at Lancaster High School, NY. Clinician and soloist with 4 bands. Rep to include Verhelst “Capriccio”, Jorgensen “Romance”, Guilmant “Morceau Symphonique” or Pryor “Thoughts of Love”, and a trio with 2 of my students!
December 2, 2017 9:30am: NYSSMA conference clinic “Enter the Tone Zone: Developing Tone and Sustain in your Low Brass” sponsored by Eastman Music Company and S. E. Shires Company
February 16-17, 2018: University of Toronto masterclass and performance of Iron, Steel, Rust with UT Trombone Choir
March 1, 2018: guest artist with Frontier High School, NY. Guest soloist with BPO trumpeter Geoff Hardcastle. More details TBA.
March 2018: BPO Poland tour, featuring Bernstein’s Symphonic Dances and Gershwin’s Piano Concert in F
March 27, 2018: soloist with Clarence Middle School Band, Chris Gawlak, director; premiere of Viet Cuong’s “Howls and Hymns” for solo trombone and young band
May 10, 2018: soloist with Casey Middle School Band, Kyle Gengo, director; Viet Cuong’s Howls and Hymns
May 18 & 20, 2018: Dallas Symphony Orchestra production of Die Walküre 4th/Contrabass Trombone
May 22, 2018: soloist with Hutchinson Central Technical High School Concert Band, Amy J. Steiner, director; Viet Cuong’s Howls and Hymns
May 24, 2018: soloist with Heim Middle School Band, Evonne Michel, director; Viet Cuong’s Howls and Hymns
June 6, 2018: soloist with Mill Middle School Band, Pim Liebmann, director; Viet Cuong’s Howls and Hymns
August 2018: Sun Valley Summer Symphony, Idaho
August 20-25, 2018: faculty, Washington Low Brass Institute “Boot Camp”