The College of Arts and Architecture

Pennsylvania BrassWorks

Penn State brass faculty

The Pennsylvania BrassWorks is comprised of Penn State School of Music full-time, resident brass faculty Langston Fitzgerald III, trumpet; Lisa O. Bontrager, horn; Mark L. Lusk, trombone; and Velvet Brown, tuba. The ensemble is joined by one of several talented graduate trumpet students chosen by Dr. Fitzgerald. The Pennsylvania BrassWorks presents repertoire from the Baroque to jazz, and is equally comfortable performing in educational settings as well as concert halls.