Dan Cherry

Associate Professor of Music, Western Carolina University

Trombone and Euphonium Studio


WCU Trombone/Euphonium Studio

Alumni News and Events

Picture Name/Email Activities
Zach Ferguson
Chorus Teacher, Chatham High School
Will Freeman
Band Director, Avery County Schools

Eric is currently a Masters student (MM Bass Trombone Performance) at the University of Maryland, where he studies with NSO Bass Trombonist Matt Guilford. Last year, Eric was the band director at East Rutherford High School. He has subbed regularly with the Hendersonville, and Western Piedmont Symphonies, in addition to a few appearances with the Brevard Philharmonic and the Charlotte Civic Orchestra. 

Kevin Kimbrough
Band and Music Appreciation, Bethel Middle School

Allen Klaes is the Director of Bands at West Henderson High School in Hendersonville, NC. He enjoys directing a very successful Marching Band in the fall, and a Concert Band in the spring. He is also 1st chair Euphonium in the Hendersonville Community Band.

Renee Morgan
Graduate student and Aural Skills TA, University of Massachusets at Amherst
Dustin Painter
Graduate of the University of Southern California's Scoring for Motion Pictures and Television program - self-employed composer, Los Angeles

Trey Simpson completed his Bachelors of Science in Music Education from Western Carolina University in the spring of 2007. He is an active trombonist, educator and conductor all over the state of North Carolina. Trey was the band director at Maiden Middle School and the General Music teacher at Sherrills Ford Elementary from 2007-2009. Trey is currently pursuing his Masters of Music in Trombone Performance from The University of North Carolina School of the Arts were he is a student of James Miller.

Adam Stewart
Band Director, Pisgah High School
Frances Stover
Director of Bands, Johnson Williams Middle School
Chris Wilson
Band Director, East McDowell Junior High School