A student playing the slide trombone at a band performance

Department of Music & Theatre

Trombone Day

Saturday, April 9, 2022 | 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.


Frank Perez

Director of Bands, Assistant Professor of Music


$18 per student (includes lunch)
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The Baker University Department of Music hosts Trombone Day to increase the awareness, education, and appreciation for the trombone through master classes, rehearsals, recitals, and a trombone choir concert featuring all the workshops’ participants.

Clinicians are Dr. Frank Perez, director of bands and trombone at Baker University and Conn-Selmer Clinician; Dr. John Benoit, trombone professor at Simpson College; and Bo Dingus, freelance trombonist and the Kansas City Bone Connection Trombone Quartet.

Meyer Music and Conn-Selmer will bring instruments for students to play and try out, as well as many books and supplies. The Baker Music Department invites middle school, high school and collegiate trombone students and community members to attend.

Sample Workshop Schedule


Owens Musical Arts Building is located at 408 Eighth St., just south of Rice Auditorium.

Download a map showing bus parking.

COVID-19 Precautions

Masks are required in indoor community spaces such as Rice Auditorium, Owens Musical Arts Building, and the Long Student Center. This also applies to crowded events outdoors such as the Marching Festival.

When outdoors in uncrowded and well-ventilated spaces, please enjoy the fresh air, but remain cognizant of those around you.