Student Spotlight

 The Penn State Trombone class of 2022

This year our studio welcomes five new members to our studio and family!

 

Michael Malis - Music Performance

Michael attended Abington Senior High School

His former teacher was Ben Saltzburg

His favorite piece of music is Danse Macabre by Saint-Saëns

A memorable musical memory for him was when he joined his high school symphonic band

One hobby of his is playing video games

 

Colton Dietz - Music Education

Colton attended Norwin High School

His former teacher was Kevin McManus 

His favorite piece of music is Symphonie Fantastique by Berlioz 

A memorable musical memory for him was playing in the NAfME All-National Orchestra 

One hobby of his is Soccer

 

Ryan Shuey - Music Education

Ryan attended Dallastown Area High School 

His former teachers were Richard Auen and John Gouger

His favorite piece of music is the Overture to Candide by Leonard Bernstein 

A memorable musical memory for him was being a part of the NAfME All-National Concert Band

One hobby of his is watching movies

 

David Wilson - Music Education

David attended Mechanicsburg Area Senior High School

His former teachers were Michael Clayville, Kevin McManus, and Dane Hildebrand

His favorite piece of music is the Firebird Suite by Stravinsky

A memorable musical memory for him was attending Delaware Trombone Day 

One hobby of his is traveling 

 

Andrew Zall - Music Education

Andrew attended East Stroudsburg High School South

His former teachers were Katye Clogg and Dave Lantz 

His favorite piece of music is Symphonic Dance No.2 by Williams 

A memorable musical memory for him was when he attended the Maywood Wind Celebration his junior year and realized that he wanted to study music in college.

One hobby of his is watching sports