Welcome to the Pittsburg State University trombone studio web page. The studio members are active as performers, students and teaching of young trombonists in the region. Activities include not only the regular university ensembles, but also the trombone choir, trombone quartets, jazz combos and some players are members of the Crowder Jazz Orchestra, an area professional jazz ensemble.
Recent students have participated in the Kansas Intercollegiate Band, The Kansas Intercollegiate Jazz Ensemble, the National Intercollegiate Band, and trombone choirs at the International Trombone festivals
PSU has hosted a variety of master classes affording our students valuable opportunity to work with world renowned performers and pedagogues.
The studio with Mr. Joe Alessi Principal Trombone with the New York Philharmonic (2nd from the right front row). Joe presented a master class and recital.
Danish trombonist and recording artist Carsten Svanberg (3rd from left) has presented 3 recitals and master classes at PSU.
Mr. M. Dee Stewart presented a concert and clinic.
Alain Trudel presented a concert and clinic.
Steve Turre with the PSU Jazz Ensemble at KMEA.
JoDee Davis clinician
Chris Goddard, from Olathe, KSGage Rogers, from Pittsburg, KSDaniel Rennie, from Columbus, KSEvan Noel, from Carl Junction, MOChristina Spriggs, from Commerce, OKIvan Vazquez, from Garden City, KSBlake Wright, from Olathe, KS
International Trombone Association
Robert G. Kehle, University Professor (1978)B.M., B.A. with Teaching Certificate, Washington State University; M.M., D.M., (Candidate) Indiana University. Artist Affiliate with C. G. Conn. Specialties: Trombone; Director of Jazz Studies; Jazz Ensemble I. Contact by email Office phone 620/235-4474.
What has Mr. Kehle been doing?