College Professors

John Almeida

Eastern Florida State College and Seminole State College, Brevard Symphony Orchestra.  Yamaha Performing Artist

Case: Coyote and Classic in black nylon

Robert Baca

University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire – Director of Jazz Studies, toured with Frank Sinatra, Buddy Rich, Tony Bennett, Mel Torme, hundreds of Broadway shows and recording sessions in Minneapolis

Case: Loredo in black leather

Eric Berlin

University of Massachusetts at Amherst, Principal Trumpet – Albany Symphony, Colorado Music Festival

Case: Coyote in black nylon

Dr. John Bryant

Reinhardt University – Artist Affiliate in Trumpet, Atlanta Pops Orchestra, Savannah Philharmonic Orchestra

Case: Brown leather Coyote Loredo and a black nylon Classic

Dr. David Cooper

University of Wisconsin – Platteville – Associate Professor of Jazz Studies, Leader of the jazz quartets QUAD and Drift.

Case: Coyote Loredo and Loredo, both in brown leather.

Vince DiMartino

Legendary international career as classical and jazz soloist, Centre College – Matton Professor of Music – retired

Case: Coyote in black nylon

Dr. Brittany Hendricks

Arkansas State University – Adjunct Instructor of Trumpet, Muncie Symphony Orchestra – Principal Trumpet

Case: Coyote in black nylon


Dr. Alan Hood

Lamont School of Music at the University of Denver – Professor of Trumpet, Denver Brass

Case: Coyote Loredo in brown leather

Chris Imhoff

Anderson University – Trumpet Instructor, Hendersonville (NC) Symphony, Powell Trumpet Performing Artist

Case: Coyote and Classic in black nylon

Dr. Matt Leder

Gadsden State Community College – Music Director/Instructor, GSCC Jazz Festival

Case: Black leather Loredo

Dr. Albert Lilly III

Marian University – Assistant Professor of Music, Hendricks Symphony Orchestra – Principal Trumpet

Case: Coyote in black nylon.

Dr. Grant Manhart

Northern State University – Professor of Music – Trumpet/Jazz, Buddy Rich Touring Alum, Rita Moreno, Tito Puente

Case: Outlaw Loredo in black leather

Dr. Max Matzen

Utah State University – Associate Professor of Trumpet and Brass Studies

Case: Brown leather Coyote Loredo.


Dr. Kyle Millsap

Texas A&M University-Kingsville – Associate Professor of Trumpet & Jazz, Kingsville Brass Quintet

Case: Coyote in black nylon.

Tom Richeson

University of Arkansas at Little Rock – Associate Professor of Music, Jazz Studies Coordinator for 20 years.

Case: Classic in black nylon

John Rommel

Indiana University – Jacobs School of Music – Professor of Music (since 1993), Summit Brass, Saint Louis Brass Quintet

Case: 2012 USA Outlaw and Coyote in black nylon

Joey Tartell

Indiana University – Jacobs School of Music – Professor of Music (Trumpet), Maynard Ferguson, the Woody Herman Orchestra

Case: Pink 2012 USA Outlaw and Coyote in black nylon

Kris Tiner

Bakersfield College – Director of Jazz Studies, composer and educator active on the West Coast jazz and creative music scene

Case: 2012 USA Outlaw in black nylon

Joshua Wagner

Northwestern Michigan College, Conn-Selmer Endorsed Performing Artist

Case: Coyote in black nylon