Concert, Speaking, Recital & Masterclass Schedule

  • August 31, 2016, 7:00 pm
    Durham, North Carolina. Duke Divinity School, "Theology and Improvisation: A Carelessness Attained by Years of Care" - performance. I will be performing in a brass quartet along with trumpeters Andrew Balio and Nate Hepler (Baltimore Symphony) and trombonist Megumi Kanda (Milwaukee Symphony), as well as a duet with flutist Elizabeth Ostling (Boston Symphony). Free. For information, click HERE.
  • November 4, 2016, 12:00 noon
    Champaign, Illinois. Sousa Archive and Center for American Music, "America's Slide and Valve Trombone: A Historical Discussion of Sackbuts, Posaunen, Slip Horns and Much More" - lecture and demonstration. I will be giving a lecture and demonstration about historical trombones in the collection of the Sousa Archive and Center for American Music at the University of Illinois. Free.
  • April 6, 2017
    Bowling Green, Ohio. Bowling Green State University School of Music - Chamber music concert and lecture. I will give a lecture and lead a concert of chamber music that features the serpent along with students from Bowling Green State University. This event is to introduce the Ruth P. Varny serpent, a 19th century serpent recently gifted to the University.
  • July 13-16, 2017
    New York, New York. Historic Brass Society Symposium - performance. I will give the premiere of a new duet for serpent and ophicleide by Jauron Lanier with ophicleidist Scott Robinson.