Archive for the Guest Artists Category

Phillip Smith

Phillip Smith, Trumpet VirtuosoVirtuoso Trumpet Soloist Philip Smith principal trumpet with the New York Philharmonic. Mr. Smith received training at The Salvation Army and is a graduate of The Juilliard School. Smith has appeared regularly (around the world) as soloist, recitalist, chamber orchestra performer, and clinician. Smith has been onRead more

Ronald & Avis Romm

Ronald and Avis Romm Guest ArtistsGuest Artists for 2011 BBC Gala Concert - Ronald & Avis Romm Ronald and his wife and long time partner Avis continue an active concert career as spectacular Trumpet and Piano duo. In 2001-2002 the Romms presented their stage show "A Trumpeter's Dream" in 35 cities acrossRead more

Cabot Rea

Cabot ReaVocal Soloist / Narrator Cabot Rea is most widely recognized as a local reporter and television news anchorman for WCMH, the NBC affiliate in Columbus, Ohio.  However, Cabot Rea is a gifted musician and actor.  In 1978, Rea graduated from Otterbein College in Westerville, Ohio with a degree in music education.Read more

Aaron VanderWeele

Aaron VanderWeeleEuphonium Soloist Aaron VanderWeele received the prestigious International Euphonium Player of the Year Award in 2007. He has been Principal Euphonium and Euphonium Soloist of the world famous New York Staff Band since 1993, where he has played his euphonium all over the world, including esteemed venuesRead more

Øystein Baadsvik

Øystein BaadsvikTuba Soloist Øystein Baadsvik is the only tuba virtuoso to have carved out a career exclusively as a soloist, rather than becoming a member of an orchestra or accepting a teaching post. His multi-faceted musical career as a soloist, chamber musician and recording artist has taken himRead more

James Curnow

James Curnow - Composer / ConductorComposer & Guest Conductor A long time friend of the Brass Band of Columbus, James Curnow is one of the most respected and internationally celebrated active American composers. He received some of his earliest training in the Salvation Army Instrumental Music program, a debt he later repaidRead more