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Faculty Recital

The UO Trombone Studio will be hosting Skyler Johnson, bass trombonist of the Spokane Symphony for two events. First, at 2pm Skyler will be giving a masterclass to the trombone studio, room 178. Then at 8pm, Skyler will be performing a split recital with host, Henry Henniger. All of the events are free and open to the public.


Daven Tjaarda-Hernandez, Junior Recital

May 20th, 4pm – Room 163

Daven will be performing his Junior Recital on May 20th at 4pm. Program to include: Stars in a Velvety Sky, Aria et Polonaise, Piece in Eb minor by Ropartz, and Romance by Weber. Daven’s brass quintet will also perform some fun dixie style selections.




Skyler Johnson shares secrets of the Gb valve and more

Skyler Johnson, bass trombonist of the Spokane Symphony and UO alumni presented a wonderful masterclass this past Thursday. Three members of the studio, Kenny Ross, Jon Caponetto, and Cory Francis performed for Skyler and worked with him on topics of musicality, tone production, and the use of the Gb valve. Works performed were, Lebedev – …


All questions regarding auditions should be directed to Henry Henniger.

Audition Dates 2018-19

November 10th

February 2

February 9

February 23