UI Trombone Alumni

Chris Nigrelli, low brass and Chair, Lenore-Rhyne University, NC

Ethan Scholl, The US Army Band, Washington, DC

Graduates of the UI Trombone Studio (1991-present)



Jamie Brothers, freelancer, St Louis

Justin Brown, Chicago freelancer, Fox Valley Symphony, and The Kings Brass.

Steve Brown, bass trombone, Nashville Symphony, TN

Matt Cameron, freelancer and Archipelago, Vancouver, BC

David Day, freelancer, Boston

Peter Deal, freelancer, Chicago, Detroit

April Enos, USN Fleet Band, CA

Tom Godfrey, USAF Band, VA

Barry Hearn, principal trombone, Dallas Symphony Orchestra (and Southern Methodist University)

Kiel Lauer, bass trombone, Ft Collins Symphony, CO

Garrett Mendez, freelancer and Archipelago, New England

Nathan Newman, USN Fleet Band, LA

Rocco Quaranta, bass trombone, American Ballet Theater, CA

Ethan Scholl, bass trombone, The US Army Band, Washington, DC

Andrew Williams, trombone, Reno Philharmonic, NV

College Faculty

Dr. Kevin Chiarizzio, Liberty University, VA

Dr. Matthew Dixon, Olivette Nazerene College, IL

Dr. Doug Farwell, Valdosta State University, GA

Lindsay Gross, Bowling Green, OH

Barry Hearn, Southern Methodist University (and principal Dallas Symphony), TX

Dr. Marc LaChance, Roanoke College, VA

Dr. Pete Madsen, UN-Omaha, NE

Dr. Jen Moder, McKendree University, IL

Dan Neuenschwander, Kutztown University, PA

Dr. Christopher Nicholas, Chapman University, CA

Dr. Chris Nigrelli, Lenoire-Rhyne College, NC

Dr. Mark Rabideau, DePauw University, IN

Dr. Wendy Schultz, Concordia College, NE

Dr. Mike Smith, Luther College, IA

Dr. Steve Wilson, UTEP, TX

Dr. Ben Yates. U Louisiana-Lafayette, LA


Plus hundreds of public school educators throughout the US and abroad.