Concert, Speaking, Recital & Masterclass Schedule
April 23, 2022. 2:00 PM
Wheaton College, Illinois.
Faculty recital. I will be giving a faculty recital at Wheaton College. The recital, which I have titled A Senior Recital, celebrates the
46th anniversary of my senior recital that I gave at Wheaton College when I was a student in April 1976. The diverse program will include performances on bass trombone, six-valve trombone,
serpent, and ophicleide. The printed program, which tells the story of the recital, may be downloaded
For more information, click
UPDATE: To view videos of the recital and read more about the program, click
May 29, 2022. 7:00 PM
Performance with the All-American Alumni Band. I will be performing a concert as part of the Worthington, Ohio Summer Concerts on the Green with the All-American Alumni Band, made up of former members of the
McDonald's All-American High School Band. The McDonald's All-American High School Band -which chose two high school students from each state to march in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City
and the Tournament of Roses Parade in Pasadena, California -ran from 1967 to 1992.
I was a member of the Band in 1972-1973.
The guest soloist for the concert will be
jazz trombonist Wycliffe Gordon (who was in the McDonald's All-American Band in 1984-1985), and Wycliffe and I will play an unaccompanied duet after his solo set with the
band. The band will be conducted by Russel C. Mikkelson, director of bands at Ohio State University. The band will also appear in the 2022 Worthington (Ohio) Memorial Day
Parade on Monday, May 30. For more information, click
June 17, 2022. 7:30 PM
Memorial Park, Wheaton, Illinois.
Solo performances with Wheaton Municipal Band. I will be guest soloist with the Wheaton Municipal Band (Bruce Moss, conductor), performing
Rhapsody for Bass Trombone (Stephen Bulla), and Fantasy for Trombone (James Curnow). For more information, click
July 12, 2022. 5:00 PM
International Trombone Festival, University of Central Arkansas, Conway, Arkansas.
Solo performance with the Natural State Brass Band. I will be guest soloist with the Natural State Brass Band (Nevada Mills, conductor), performing
Rhapsody for Bass Trombone (Stephen Bulla), In The Hall of the Mountain King (Edvard Grieg, arr Bill Geldard), and Fire Divine (John
Larson, arr. Ty Watson; duet with Justin Cook.) For more information, click
July 17, 2022. 7:30 PM
Christ Church, Elk Brook, Illinois.
Guest conductor with the Chicago Brass Band. I will be guest conductor for a concert given by the Chicago Brass Band. For more information, click
September 2, 2022. 7:30 PM
Duke University, Durham, North Carolina.
Performance with the New Caritas Orchestra. I will be performing with the New Caritas Orchestra in the latest event that is part of the Duke Initiatives
in Theology & the Arts (Jeremy Begbie, director). For more information, click