Music Department

Woodwind and Brass

Woodwind and brass students in all degree programs receive:

  • weekly one-hour private lessons
  • weekly performance class 
  • guest artist master classes
  • ‘Almost a Recital' preparatory class
  • rehearse with collaborative pianists


  • Ensemble options, both large and small
  • Numerous performance opportunities on and off campus
  • Additional research, composition, and conducting opportunities geared specifically toward your level of musicianship, performance level, and interests
Performance Opportunities
Additional Opportunities
students playing trumpets

Contact Information

Jared Chase

Jared Chase

Associate Professor in Music
Arts Center 94

Education: D.M.A., University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music; M.M., University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music; B.M.E. and B.M., University of Colorado

Teaching and Research Interests: Directing the wind symphony; teaching conducting and brass methods; coordinating the instrumental department; performing in the Wilmot Brass Quintet.

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