Areas of Instruction
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced, All
Amanda is a freelance trumpet player and teacher in the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex where she studied at the University of North Texas for degrees in Trumpet Performance and Education. While there, she competed in the National Trumpet Competition twice and studied with Allen Vizzutti, John Holt, Jason Bergman, Phil Smith, and Tanya Darby. She has taught trumpet privately for middle and high schools in Frisco, Prosper, Gunter, Lewisville, and Keller, as well as instructing BOA and UIL championship marching band programs. She has toured for seven years performing with the Blue Devils and Crossmen Drum & Bugle Corps, including in Malaysia, Taiwan, Guatemala, and across Europe, and most recently employed by Kyodo Tokyo performing in the last 4 casts of “Blast!” and "Oto Utage" from 2016-2019 in Japan.