Curriculum Vitae

EDUCATION

University of Western Ontario
Masters of Music, Composition
Instructors: Dr. Omar Daniel, Dr. Peter Paul Koprowski, Dr. Paul Frehner

Wilfrid Laurier University
Honours Bachelor of Music, Contemporary Music: Composition
Instructors: Linda Catlin Smith, Dr. Peter Hatch

COMMISSIONS

Compositions
*In the process of completion

*No current title – (2017/18) Soprano solo with piano accompaniment – Commissioned by Amanda Cogan
A Calculated Waltz – (2017) Bb Trumpet, Marimba and Unpitched Percussion – Commissioned by Lisa Hartl
Seville – (2016) Bass/Baritone solo with Piano Accompaniment – Commissioned by Bruce C. Grant
Census – (2016) Trumpet and Violin Duet – Commissioned by Jared Wallace

Arrangements
Blue Water – (2017) Concert Band 231|13111|Drum kit – Commissioned by the Governor General’s Foot Guards Band
He Who Would Valiant Be – (2017) Concert Band 1121|111|21111|Timp +3 with opt. Choir – Ashbury College Concert Band

FESTIVALS

Toronto Tuba Euphonium Symposium (2018) – World Premiere of Waylay (March 17)
NewFound Music Festival XIV (2017) – World Premiere of Seville (Feb. 2)
Orford Academe of Music: Instrumental Composition Workshop (2016)

AWARDS

Nomination: Graduate Strudent Teaching Assistant Award for General Integrated Musicianship: Dictation (2016)

TRUMPET

Teachers
Guy Few
Barton Woomert
Anita McAlister
Paul Otway

Ensemble Experience
Kindred Spirits Orchestra – 2nd Trumpet (present)
Civilian band member with the Queens Own Rifles of Canada Band (present)
Markham Concert Band (present)
Wilfrid Laurier Wind Orchestra and Jazz Ensemble (2010-2014)
Kitchener Waterloo Youth Orchestra (2010-2012)
Toronto Youth Wind Orchestra (2007-2010)