Bachelor of Music from San Francisco State University, Master of Music from The University of North Texas
Tuba, Trumpet, Baritone, Trombone, French Horn
Phil is originally from Kansas but has recently relocated from living in North Carolina. Phil is an experienced Middle School Band teacher, having taught in Virginia and North Carolina for four years. Before teaching, Phil served as an Army Bandsman at Ft. Monroe, VA with The United States Continental Army Band. After leaving active duty in 2005, Phil served as a reservist in the 380th Army Reserve Band in Richmond, VA.
After receiving a Bachelor of Music degree from San Francisco State University, Phil went on to earn a Master of Music degree from The University of North Texas. Phil can be heard on the Sojourns recording with the highly acclaimed North Texas Wind Symphony. Phil has also completed the teacher education program at Old Dominion University.
Whether the student plays tuba, trombone, trumpet or any instrument in the brass family, Phil is a great music teacher for any musician looking to improve their skills.