Ohio University Trombone Day 2019
Sunday, January 27 at Ohio University School of Music
It is the most wonderful time of the year! Another great Ohio University Trombone Day is coming up soon. I hope you can join us!
The Ohio University Trombone Day 2019 will be a full day of trombone-related activities at the Ohio University School of Music in Athens, Ohio on Sunday, January 27. Trombone Day will include a group warm-up, master classes, mass trombone choir and a final concert. I am excited to announce that our featured artist will be Peter Ellefson; my mentor and trombone superstar.
Trombone players and brass enthusiasts of all levels and backgrounds are welcome. High school and college students are strongly encouraged to participate.
Registration will be done completely online. Please see information below at the registration and fees section.
Stay tuned for more information about schedule and activities.
Feel free to contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
Assistant Professor of Trombone, Ohio University
Registration and fees:
Early Registration deadline: January 20th, 2019
Late Registration is open from January 21h until the event.
On site registration available.
Register here: Registration Form
Please contact Dr. Borges (email@example.com) with any questions you may have.
Date: January 27th
Time: 9am - 6pm
Location (map below):
Ohio University School of Music
363 Robert Glidden Hall
Athens, OH 45701
Parking lots 40 and 41 behind Siegfried Hall (map below) are FREE and open on Saturdays, they are only a short walk to the music building (Glidden Hall--map above). There are also parking meters along side East Union and College Streets.
Trombonist Peter Ellefson grew up in southern Oregon and now holds the rank of Professor of Music at Indiana University’s Jacobs School of Music, where he is also Chair of the Brass Department. Prof. Ellefson has performed, recorded and toured internationally with the Chicago Symphony and the New York Philharmonic. He has also performed with the Boston, Cincinnati, Indianapolis, Milwaukee, National and Oregon Symphonies, among many others. A former member of the Seattle Symphony, performing on trombone, tenor tuba and bass trumpet, he also served as principal trombone for many cycles of Seattle Opera productions of Richard Wagner’s Der Ring des Nibelungen. He has recorded music for over 100 motion picture, IMAX, TV and video game soundtracks. Prof. Ellefson is a frequent recitalist, soloist and clinician both in the U.S. and internationally. Composers Anthony Barfield, James Stephenson and Kevin Walczyk have written concertos for him. Chamber music credits include: Canadian Brass, Chicago Chamber Musicians, CSO Brass, Chicago Trombone Consort, Fulcrum Point New Music Project, New York Philharmonic Brass Quintet, Proteus 7, Washington Symphonic Brass, and the Trombones de Costa Rica. Prof. Ellefson has taught at Northwestern University, Roosevelt University, the University of Costa Rica, the Music Academy of the West and the Alessi Seminar. In addition to many orchestral and chamber recordings, his solo CD releases are, “Pura Vida” (2010), “À la manière de Defaye” (2017) and the soon to be released “3” (2018). His internet home can be found at www.peterellefson.com. Peter Ellefson is a Conn-Selmer artist.