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 

Schroeder                         the brass player’s daily diet:

                    the art of the daily routine 


11:00 – 12:00                   Jazz Improvisation Strategies with SSU Jazz Faculty

GMC 1028                         Ian Carey, Trumpet

                                          Doug Leibinger, Trombone

                                          Ken Cook, Piano

                                          Cliff Hugo, Bass

                                          Kendrick Freeman, Drums


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


2:00-2:50                         Masterclass II

                                        CBDA All State audition solos

       GMC 1028           Trumpet Masterclass: The Hummel Concerto with Daniel Norris

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

      GMC 1057            Tuba/Euphonium Masterclass: The Bara Andante et Allegro & Introduction and Dance (CBDA All State audition) with Jonathan Seiberlich


3:00 – 4:00                     Brass Faculty Recital

Schroeder                       Daniel Norris, Trumpet

                Jonathan Sieberlich, Tuba

                Alia Kuhnert, Trumpet

                David Ridge, Trombone

                Faculty Brass Quartet



Featuring SSU Brass Faculty