Brass and Wind

Quentin Wallace

Instrument(s): Trombone, Baritone, Beginning Brass Quentin received his Bachelor of Music from WSU and his Master of Arts in trombone at the University of Iowa. He taught instrumental music in the public schools for 30 years, and taught brass methods at Friends University for 9 years. He is currently playing with the Senseney Aerotones Jazz…

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Guy Vollen

Instrument(s): French Horn Guy Vollen is a horn player and composer; he attended Wichita State University and earned a Doctorate in musical composition from Florida State University. He has taught on the faculty of Wichita State University and Bethany College. As a horn player, he has performed with the Wichita Wind Ensembles Professional Band, the…

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Mily Montanez

Instrument(s): Flute Mily Montanez is currently pursuing a Master of Music degree in Flute Performance at WSU. She has performed with the Symphonic Wind Ensemble and has served as the Co-Principal Flute of the WSU Symphony Orchestra. Mily was a finalist for the 2017-2018 WSU Concerto Competition. She has also served as a supplemental flute…

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James Hoerst

Instrument(s): Saxophone James is currently studying Music Education and Jazz Studies at WSU. He was selected to District Jazz in 2016 and all steel stacks jazz festival band on Baritone saxophone. He is the principal saxophonist for the symphonic band, Shocker Sound, and is the second tenor in Jazz Arts. He has also performed with…

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Alyssa Carlson

Instrument(s): Oboe Alyssa is currently attending WSU pursuing a music degree with an emphasis in oboe performance. She was selected as a District and All-State oboist for KMEA 2013-2016. Alyssa was in the Salina Youth Symphony from 2013-2016 and has also performed with the Salina Symphony. At WSU she plays in the Symphonic Wind Ensemble,…

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Asher Isaac

Area(s): Trumpet, Voice Asher graduated from Friends University with a Bachelor of Arts in music, emphasizing in trumpet and voice. He has played trumpet for 10 years and performed with various ensembles around Wichita and at Friends. At Friends, Asher performed with the Jazz Vocal Ensemble, the university band, community orchestra, jazz band, and brass…

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Laura Vollen

Instrument(s): Piano, Clarinet Laura received her Bachelor of Music in Education/Instrumental at Wichita State University in 1996. After receiving her degree she taught lessons at Senseney Music and then at Stubbs’ Music Center in Tallahassee Florida in 1999. Since 2003, she has taught in her own studio as well as Senseney Music and Musical Offerings…

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Chloe Roth

Instrument(s): Clarinet, Piano, Guitar Chloe earned her bachelor’s degree in clarinet performance at Emporia State University. She started piano at the age of seven, clarinet at ten and guitar at fourteen. Chloe participated in marching band and symphonic wind ensembles at Emporia State University. She also played in the Emporia Symphony Orchestra for three years.…

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