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OSU Jazz Trombone Ensemble is 2022 Kai Winding Competition Winner

The Oklahoma State University Jazz Trombone Ensemble has won the 2022 International Trombone Association Kai Winding Jazz Trombone Ensemble Competition.  The annual ITA Kai Winding Competition is open to any jazz trombone ensemble of three or more trombonists, plus rhythm...

OSU Trombone Ensemble February 2022 Performances

The OSU Trombone Ensemble will be giving two performances in February 2022.  The first performance will take place on February 19th at the 2022 Oklahoma Trombone Day, held at the University of Oklahoma.  The second performance will take place on...

Christa Naber and Victor Cruz Selected as National Finalists

The OSU Trombone Studio has 2 finalists in the 2022 American Trombone Workshop Division I National Classical Bass Trombone Solo Competition.  This competition is open to bass trombonists ages 18 and under. Christa Naber, freshman bass trombonist from Rock Hill...

Two Trombone Studio Recitals in January

There will be recitals by 2 OSU Trombone Studio members on January 30th, 2022.  Both recitals will take place in the McKnight Recital Hall, and both will feature amazing collaborative pianist, Michael Schneider. First up will be Elizabeth Toles, who...

December 2021 Trombone Studio Recitals

Two OSU Trombone Studio members will perform their senior recitals on Tuesday, December 7th, 2021.  Both recitals will take place in the McKnight Recital Hall. First up is Jacob Tarrant, senior from Durant, Oklahoma.  Jacob’s recital will begin at 5:00,...

OSU Jazz Trombones at 2021 UNT JTBN Day

The 2021 University of North Texas Jazz Trombone Day took place on November 20th.  The day included performances by Nick Finzer, Ido Meshulam, and the UNT U-Tubes, plus virtual sessions with Jeffery Miller and T.J. Norris. The OSU Jazz Trombone...

Elizabeth Toles is Senior of Significance

Senior bass trombonist Elizabeth Toles has been selected by the OSU Alumni Association for their Seniors of Significance Award.  Only 51 2021-2022 seniors were selected for this recognition, placing Elizabeth in the top 1 percent of graduating seniors. The Seniors...

Jonathan Hanna OKJE Award Winner

Junior trombonist from Wagoner, OK, Jonathan Hanna, has been selected Outstanding Collegiate Jazz Musician by the OKJE membership.  Jonathan will be recognized at the 2022 OMEA Convention. Jonathan is a member of the OSU Jazz Orchestra, and was previously selected...

OSU Trombone Ensemble November 2021 Performances

The OSU Trombone Ensemble will be performing 2 concerts in November 2021. The first performance will take place on November 11th at the OSU Edmon Low Library, for the Noon Concert Series.  The second concert will take place at 10:30...

Exciting News for Jason Wolfe and Jordan Davenport

Spring 2021 OSU Trombone Studio graduating seniors Jason Wolfe and Jordan Davenport have incredibly exciting plans for next year. Jason Wolfe has been awarded a Fulbright Scholarship to study with Gyorgy Gyivicsan at the prestigious Franz Liszt Academy of Music...