Festival Brass at Bethlehem Lutheran Church
Metro Brass: Concert Debut! @ Normandale Community College
The newly formed and completely excellent brass super group, Metro Brass, presents its premiere concert in the auditorium at Normandale CC. We are a group of local professionals playing music for 11 brass instruments ranging from classical to jazz. Admission is free!
CMW Presents Berio, Laborintus II at Ted Mann Concert Hall
Sitting in with some talented musicians at the U for a reading of the rarely-performed "Laborintus II" by Luciano Berio.
Exultate Performs Mozart's Grand Mass in C Minor
03.08.13 to 03.10.13 |Evening and Matinee performances!
Excited to be performing in the orchestra for Exultate Choir's series of concerts featuring Mozart's C Minor Mass. Check their website for dates and locations!
BrassChix Annual Forum! Anderson Student Center, University of St Thomas
St Paul, MN
SO excited to finally get to participate in this. It's a day of music and learning for young women who play brass instruments. I'm presenting for the trombone folks- giving examples of how to make a living out of making music. Please check out the website for more information.
St John the Baptist Catholic Church
12.24.12 to 12.25.12 |10:30pm (Dec 24th), 830, 1030am (Dec 25th)
New Brighton, MN
My yearly Christmas quintet gig at St Johns.
08.24.12 to 11.06.12
I head back across the pond at the end of summer 2012 for a short stint on the Celebrity Constellation ('Connie' to its friends), filling in for the trombonist there as he takes a well-deserved break from his musical director duties. Highlights include another Baltic run and immersive wine cruises with overnights in France and Spain.
Festival Brass (Don Lovejoy Sabbatical Concert) at Bethlehem Lutheran Church
05.20.12 to 05.20.12 |4:00pm
I have been invited to participate in an incredible evening of brass chamber music, organized and funded by Don Lovejoy, director of bands at Winona State University. More details to come!
Erik Rohde/Jacob Tews Doctoral recital - University Lutheran Church of Hope
04.14.12 to 04.14.12 |3:30 pm
My talented friend Jacob Tews has composed two outstanding works for orchestra and has invited me to play first trombone in his recital. He'll be performing his Viola Concerto, as well. Don't miss it!
Trombone a Trois performs with the Minneapolis Trombone Choir
03.18.12 to 03.18.12 |7:00pm
My trio, Trombone a Trois, will be performing alongside the Minneapolis Trombone Choir as featured artists. The MTC puts on an annual concert in March, and all proceeds from the concert go to benefit the Judson Church Music Program.
07.02.11 to 01.21.12
Europe (Baltic, Mediterranean), transatlantic, Caribbean
Another ship for me, this time on the brand new Celebrity Eclipse! It'll be the same gig as last time, only with different theatre shows, an extra band member (guitar!), and lots of guest entertainers as we cruise the Med, Baltic, Atlantic, and Caribbean. I'm looking at visiting 15 countries, over 30 cruise ports, and on top of all of this, being lucky enough to share it with some of my closest friends from the Infinity. What could be better?
Trombone a Trois presents: Slide Theories- Works for Trombone in Multiple Settings
05.13.11 |730 pm
Columbia Heights, MN
Join my trombone trio as we present an evening of works for trombone from solo, with piano accompaniment, with electronic accompaniment, and in chamber settings! Trombone a trois is me, Zachariah Friesen, and Derek Crosier. Works by Hidas, Larsson, Pergoleis, and more!
1st Lutheran Church of Columbia Heights
1555 40th St NE Columbia Heights MN
Admission is free with donation of canned food item for a local food shelf.
St Peter Street Stompers @ Darby O'Ragens 317 N 5th Avenue
02.18.11 to 02.18.11 |7-10 pm
The Stompers are becoming a bit of a regular fixture at Darby's in the Warehouse District of Minneapolis. It's a fun little joint and we encourage you to come down to hear our old fashioned N'awlins swing! I have a lot of fun with this group, and love to show them off.
St John the Baptist Church
12.24.10 to 12.25.10 |6pm, 10pm, 8am, 10am
New Brighton, MN
Playing the Christmas services for St John's, 835 2nd Ave NW New Brighton, MN 55112, with a brass quintet of some very talented folks!
St Peter's Street Stompers @ Darby O'Ragen's
Dixieland swing in the heart of the Warehouse district! Come see some tailgating by yours truly.
Symphonic Transients Orchestra @the Terminal Bar 409 E Hennepin Ave
Something different for your classical tastes. $3 cover.
St Peter Street Stompers @Darby O'Ragens 317 N 5th Avenue
10.02.10 |3pm- 6pm
Come catch some hot Dixieland after the Twins game! This is my triumphant return as the "First Lady of the Slide Trombone" with the Stompers.
Celebrity Cruises- Ship: Infinity
03.28.10 to 09.24.10
I've been offered a position playing trombone in the orchestra onboard the Infinity, a cruise ship that will spend the spring traversing the Panama Canal and the summer exploring Alaska.
Minneapolis Trombone Choir
This will be my second year playing with the Minneapolis Trombone Choir- organized as a benefit for the Judson Church in S Mpls. This year will feature my good friend Derek Crosier as the soloist on Ewazen's Concertino for Bass Trombone and Trombone Octet.
Judson Church: 4101 Harriet Ave S
MSW Winter Concert- Hudson High School
MSW Concert, with guest conductor Kristin Tjornehoj (UW-River Falls), featuring works by Arnold, Pucchini, and more!
St Peter Street Stompers @ Station 4 in Lowertown
St Paul, MN
New Orleans jazz in St Paul! $5 cover, but the band gets 100%. Come check us out!
Minnesota Youth Orchestras- Winter Concert
I have been asked to sit in with the MYS Philharmonic Orchestra for their portion of the MYS Winter Concert at Orchestra Hall in downtown Minneapolis. I'll be playing on two pieces.
Edina High School
MSW Holiday Concert and Benefit Silent Auction
Century College: 3300 Century Ave. N
White Bear Lake, MN
I'll be sitting in the with the Century College Brass Choir for their Holiday Concert.
Sheldon Theatre Brass Band
11.28.09 to 11.29.09 |7:30pm and 2pm
Red Wing, MN
STBB's annual holiday concerts. I'm currently subbing in as solo trombone for these incredibly talented folks until their regular guy comes back from overseas.
Minnesota Symphonic Winds Concert
A reprise of our Oct 24th concert, at South High School with their wind ensemble joining the group for a joint performance.
Mankato Symphony Orchestra
I'll be playing 'utility' trombone on the MSO's first casual concert of the season, 'A Night At The Movies'. Works by John Williams (of course), Harold Arlen, Elmer Bernstein, and other popular film composers.
Minnesota Symphonic Winds Concert
Golden Valley, MN
MSW's first concert of the season! Fortissimos all over one of my favorite works, the finale from Dvorak's New World Symphony.
Lincoln Memorial University Guest Artist Series
As a guest artist in the LMU's concert series, I will be giving a solo recital. Works by Gordon Jacob, Stepan Sulek, Dajeong Choi, and more! Special guest Mr Sean Greene.