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Welcome to the UMKC Trombone Studio!

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Dr. JoDee Davis

Dr. JoDee Davis

Associate Professor of Trombone JoDee Davis is associate professor of trombone at the UMKC Conservatory of Music and Dance. She is a member of the Missouri Brass Quintet, the faculty brass quintet at UMKC. Davis has served on the faculties of Kent State University and Eastern Washington University, and performed for twenty years as second trombone of the Santa Fe Opera. Formerly principal trombone of the Spokane Symphony, she has also performed with a number of other orchestras including the Akron, Canton, and Youngstown Symphony Orchestras in Ohio, and the Spoleto Festival Orchestra in Charleston, SC, and Spoleto, Italy. Currently, Davis plays extra trombone with the Kansas City Symphony. She has presented solo recitals and master classes throughout the United States and has per...

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Trombones in the 17th Century

Trombones in the 17th Century
A recital of 17th-century music for trombones, with music by Schutz, Speer, Schein, Marini, and more. Featuring JoDee Davis, Associate Professor of Trombone, UMKC Conservatory; Beth Elswick, Associate Teaching Professor of Music Theory, UMKC Conservatory, organ; Timothy Howe, Professor of Trombone, MU-Columbia; Michael Davidson, Professor of Trombone, KU; and Jason Hausback, Professor of Trombone, Missouri State University.

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Upcoming Events

Trombones in the 17th Century
23 Sept

Trombones in the 17th Century

September 23, 2017, 7:30pm;
Central United Methodist Church, 5144 Oak St., KCMO 64111

Trombone Ensemble Concert
1 Nov

Trombone Ensemble Concert

November 1, 2017, 7:30PM;
Grant Recital Hall, Grant Hall, 5298 Charlotte St

Conservatory Brass Day
7 Oct

Conservatory Brass Day

October 17th 2017, All Day;
UMKC Campus

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