Nathan Miller

May 30, 2018

Nathan Miller is the Assistant Professor of Musicology and Director of the Orchestra at Asbury University. In addition, Nathan also directs the Asbury University Salvation Army Student Fellowship Brass Band, which is an extra-curricular…

Matthew Harding

Feb 01, 2018

Cornetist Master Gunnery Sergeant Matthew Harding joined “The President’s Own” United States Marine Band in September 1998. He was appointed solo cornet in January 2000. Master Gunnery Sgt. Harding began his musical instruction at…

Hiram Diaz

Feb 01, 2018

Euphonium player Staff Sergeant Hiram Diaz joined “The President’s Own” United States Marine Band in January 2012. He was named co-leader of the Latin jazz ensemble in 2017. Staff Sgt. Diaz began his musical…

Chris Tiedeman

Feb 01, 2018

Tuba player Gunnery Sergeant Christopher Tiedeman joined “The President’s Own” United States Marine Band in May 2002. Gunnery Sgt. Tiedeman began his musical training at age 7. After graduating from Stadium High School in…

Mark Ridenour

Mark Ridenour

Feb 01, 2018

Mark Ridenour is assistant principal trumpet of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. He was appointed to this position by Daniel Barenboim in 1994. From 2003 until 2005 and currently, he has served as the Orchestra’s…

Chris Martin

Chris Martin

Feb 01, 2018

Christopher Martin joined the New York Philharmonic as Principal Trumpet, The Paula Levin Chair, in September 2016. He served as principal trumpet of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO) for 11 seasons, and has enjoyed…

Wycliffe Gordon 2 horns

Wycliffe Gordon

Jan 06, 2017

Musical ambassador and interpreter of America’s music, Wycliffe Gordon exhibits an impressive career touring the world performing hard-swinging, straight-ahead jazz receiving great acclaim from audiences and critics alike. His unmatched modern mastery of the…