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Student Accomplishments

Congratulations to the following students on their accomplishments!

Festivals/Competitions/Summer Activities/Audition


  • NAIRAM SIMOES, AMY SCHAAF, JENNA VEVERKA, and STEPHEN M. WADSACK, National Trumpet Competition, 3rd Place (2016)
  • NATHAN SHEPPARD, U.S. Army Band Program (2014)
  • RICO FLORES, Principal Trumpet, Orquesta Sinfonica de la Univesrsidad de Guanajuato (2014)
  • TIERNEY MCLEAN, 3rd Trumpet, Symphony of the Lakes (2014)
  • ADRIENNE DOCTOR, winner, Pershing's Own Army Band (2013)
  • DANIEL ARUTE, Runner-Up, 2nd Trumpet Ann Arbor Symphony (2013)
  • DANIEL ARUTE, Principal Trumpet, Southwest Michigan Symphony Orchestra (2013)
  • JOEL BAROODY, winner, Coast Guard Band (2011).
  • KYLE RUTH, Principal Trumpet, Central Opera of Beijing, China. (2011)
  • DAVID WUCHTER, winner, U.S. Air Force Band of Flight, Dayton, OH (2011)
  • ADRIENNE DOCTOR, Yamaha Young Artist Competition Finalist(2010).
  • DANIEL ARUTE, Blue Lake Staff
  • BRISTON HATCHELL, Blue Lake Staff
  • ROBBY MOSER, Aspen Music Festival Participant

Professional Appointments:

  • GEORGE CARPTEN IV, Trumpet Instructor, Northern Kentucky University
  • CHRISTIAN LUCE, Member US Army Band
  • BARRETT NEWMAN, Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps
  • ADRIENNE DOCTOR, Pershing's Own US Army Band, Washington, D.C.
  • DANIEL ARUTE, US Navy Band
  • JOEL BAROODY, US Coast Guard Band, New London, CN
  • DAVID WUCHTER, US Air Force Band of Flight, Dayton, OH
  • KYLE RUTH, Principal Trumpet, Central Opera of Beijing, China
  • RORY POWELL, Beckfield College, Cincinnati, OH
  • SCOTT BELCK, Director of Jazz Studies, College Conservatory of Music, University of Cincinnati, OH
  • STEPHEN CAMPBELL, Principal Trumpet, Lima Symphony Orchestra
  • BRIANA REICHGOTT, music Instructor at the Pinnacle School in Bloomington, IN
  • JUSTIN STAMPS, 2nd trumpet, Boise Philharmonic Orchestra
  • DANIEL ZEHRINGER, Assistant professor of trumpet at Wright State University
  • ADAM HAYES, Artist/Professor in Residence at Berry College in Rome, Georgia.  Principal trumpet, Albany (GA) Symphony.
  • JAMES ACKLEY, Associate Professor of trumpet at the University of South Carolina.
  • BRYAN CRISP, Adjunct Trumpet Instructor at Wittenberg University in Springfield, OH.
  • DIANA MILLER, Teaching Assistantship at Western Illinois University.
  • MATTHEW FARLEY, Director of bands, Liberty High School (Bedford, Virginia).
  • ASHLEY HALL, 3rd trumpet in Dayton Philharmonic, internationally recognized soloist.
  • JASON SANDERS, US Army Band “Pershing’s Own”
  • GUNNAR BRUNING, US Navy Band, Washington, DC.
  • CHRIS PAGNARD, US Air Force Band, Washington, DC.
  • JOHN IRISH, Professor of Trumpet and Horn at San Angelo State College, San Angelo, Texas.
  • AMY JONES, Adjunct Instructor of Trumpet at Morehead State University
  • GORDON HANN, Principal Trumpet of the Piedmont Symphony in Hickoty North Carolina.
  • VALENTIN LUKASHUK, US Navy Band, Washington, D.C.