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Karl Soukup
* Principal Trumpet, Proprietor

Education: SDSU – MM Jazz Studies 2008; SDSU - BM Jazz Studies & Trumpet Performance 1995; Manhattan School of Music – Masters Program in Jazz & Commercial Composition 1996-7

Performance Experience: San Diego Symphony Brass Quintet; Westwind Brass; Pacific Coast Horns; Polyester Express; The Heroes; Soul Persuaders; Skeleton Key Orchestra; Orquesta Primo; Big Time Operator; Rockola; The Old Globe Theatre; The Civic Theatre; Beach Band; Seaside Brass

Teaching Experience: SDSU Music Professor; Band Director – Carlsbad School District Beginning Band; Brass Coach – Rancho Santa Fe School, Mission Bay Montessori Academy, San Dieguito High School Academy; Private Lessons – Trumpet, Jazz Improvisation

Composition Experience: Composition and arranging commissions from: Sea World of California, Sea World of Florida, US Air Force Band, Westwind Brass; Repertoire for Seaside Brass and affiliated groups.

Game Music: Whacked! (Xbox); Dog Poker (PC), Daxter (PSP)

Andrew Elstob
* Trumpet

Education: SDSU – MM Jazz Studies 2005; BM Jazz Studies & Trumpet Performance 2003

Performance Experience: Brador Brass Quintet, San Diego Chamber Ensemble, Westwind Brass, Lyric Brass, Orchestra De Baja, The Infinite Jazz Quartet, Big Time Operator, State Street Swing, Orquesta Prima, The Old Globe Theatre, The Lyceum Theatre

Awards: California All-State Honor Band, San Fransisco All-State Grammy Jazz Ensemble 1996-98, Californa State University All-Star Jazz Band 2003-04

Tawnee Lillo
* French Horn

Education: USC - MM Horn Performance, 2004; University of Arizona - BA Horn Performance, 2000.

Performance Experience: MTV Music Awards, Kanye West, Jimmy Kimmel Live, Blast, Center Stage Opera, West Coast Chamber Orchestra, Burbank Symphony, touring with "Flashback" this summer, 2008.

Dave Pollock
* Trombone

Education: Duquesne University - Bachelor of Music, Trombone Performance 2004; Armed Forces School of Music 2005

Performance Experience: Navy Band Southwest, Westwind Brass, Cyberjam, Blast! First North American Tour, Nancy Wilson Big Band, Balcony Big Band

Other: Owner, Pollock Properties

Kurt Ziegler
* Tuba


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Matthew Armstrong
* Percussion

Education: SDSU - BA Economics 1994 Postgraduate music studies at UCLA & SDSU

Performance Experience: San Diego Lyric Brass, Beach Band

Teaching Experience: Clinician for Innovative Percussion Assistant, Director of Bands at Poway High School, Currently Director of Bands at San Marcos High School

Kevin Malmgren
* Bass Trombone, Vocalist

Performance Experience: San Diego Concert Jazz Band, Beach Band

Other: High-end speaker designer for Von Schweikert.


Terence's CD "Real" is available in our store.

His second CD, "Always Love" is available on iTunes.

Terence Cooper
* French Horn, Vocalist

Education: Palomar College, Music Performance & theory.

Performance Experience: Beach Band; Prison Fellowship-Platform Artist; Summit Christian Church, San Marcos - Music Minister

Teaching Experience: El Camino High School – Asst. Band Director 10 yrs.; Private Lessons –French Horn and Trumpet; Spectrum Jazz Singers, Palomar College – Co-director

Composition Experience: Arranging commissions from Theme Parks : Sea World, Sesame Place, Busch Gardens; Field Shows for San Marcos and El Camino HS; Repertoire for Seaside Brass and affiliated groups. All original CD – “Real”