SSU Brass Day

Saturday October 16, 2021
10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Schroder Hall at the Green Music Center

Fill Out the Registration Form

Preregistration Deadline is October 1

Preregistration is preferred, but walk-ins are welcome.

SSU Brass Day Poster

Events for Horn, Trumpet, Trombone, Euphonium and Tuba

Join us for a Day or Performances, Masterclasses, Demonstrations

Bring your instrument to participate in a day of performances, masterclasses and demonstrations with the SSU Brass Faculty.

Registration is Free and open to Brass Musicians of All Ages



9:30 – 10:00                     

Check-in and Welcome

Schroeder Lobby


10:00 – 10:50                  

Masterclass I 

the brass player’s daily diet: the art of the daily routine 



11:00 – 12:00                   

Jazz Improvisation Strategies with SSU Jazz Faculty

Ian Carey, Trumpet

Doug Leibinger, Trombone

Ken Cook, Piano

Cliff Hugo, Bass

Kendrick Freeman, Drums

GMC 1028 


12:00 – 1:00                    

Lunch – Product tables open


1:00 – 1:50 pm                

SSU Ensemble Performances 

Schroeder SSU Student Brass Quintet 

SSU Trombone Choir

SSU Brass Ensemble



Masterclass II

CBDA All State audition solos

Trumpet Masterclass: The Hummel Concerto with Daniel Norris

GMC 1028

Trombone/ Bass Trombone Masterclass: The Saint-Saens Cavatine & Telemann Sonata with David Ridge


Tuba/Euphonium Masterclass: The Bara Andante et Allegro & Introduction and Dance (CBDA All State audition) with Jonathan Seiberlich

GMC 1057


3:00 – 4:00                     

Brass Faculty Recital

Daniel Norris, Trumpet

Jonathan Seiberlich, Tuba

Alia Kuhnert, Trumpet

David Ridge, Trombone

Faculty Brass Quartet




Featuring SSU Brass Faculty