Educational Sales Rep
Joined in
2006
Current Band(s)/Gig(s)

Vaugn Weister's famous jazz orchestra, John Vermuelen Octet, Dwight Lenox Express, Matt Ellis and Standard Time, New Remants Dance Orchestra, Yuletide Brass Quartet, Yum Bum Bay Latin Orchestra

Expertise

Brass

Musical Interests

My concentration is on Jazz but I all forms of musical performance interest me.

Education

Kings High School, I graduated from Capital University wih a jazz performance and music education degree. I even had the chance to go back and teach the Capital big band

Current Projects

Supporting live music through performance and eduction in Ohio

Favorite Instruments

I play trombone professionally. Mostly jazz on my Jiggs Whigham King trombone

Favorite Bands

The Count Basie Orchestra

Matt Ellis

Educational Sales Rep

Music is.......

About Me

Active jazz trombonist featured with many local ensembles. Most notably Standard Time, Vaughn Weister's Famous Jazz Orchestra, Dwight Lenox and the Lenox Avenue Express,  John Vermuelen Octet and Yumbambe Latin Jazz Ensemble.

Toured nationally with many of the name Big Bands including Guy Lombardo, Glenn Miller, Benny Goodman, Dorsey Brothers, Joe Williams, Cab Calloway and Stars of the Lawrence Welk Show.

Taught music in Worthington City Schools. Director of the Thomas Worthington High School Jazz Band and guest professor at Capital University directing the Big Band.

  

 

 

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