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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, and the Trilogy Brass Trio. 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 t...

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Trombone Choir Performance!

Trombone Choir Performance!
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

Trombone Choir Performance!
11-23 Oct

Trombone Choir Performance!

April 12th, 2018, 7:30PM;
White Hall in the Olson Performing Arts Center (4949 Cherry St., KCMO)

Ryan Foltz MM Recital
20 Apr

Ryan Foltz MM Recital

April 20th, 2018, 5:00PM;
St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 11 E 40th St, Kansas City, Missouri

Gavin Carney, DMA Recital
4 May

Gavin Carney, DMA Recital

May 4th, 2018, 7:30PM;
Westport Presbyterian Church, 201 Wesport Rd, Kansas City, MO

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Trombone Choir Performance!