The College of Arts and Architecture
  • grad brass quintet

Graduate Brass Quintet

Members of the Graduate Brass Quintet are chosen by competitive auditions and have received their undergraduate degrees from respected institutions across the country. They are mentored by members of the Penn State Brass Faculty and perform recitals and school programs throughout the year.

CLICK HERE for our Facebook Page

Current Members

Stephen Mclean, trumpet
SUNY College at Buffalo, trumpet performance and history

Austin Oprean, trombone
Cleveland Institute of Music, trombone performance

Emily Buehler, horn

James Allison, trumpet

Ryan Hayward, tuba


A Dixieland Funeral, Traditional/ arr. Lewis J. Buckley

America the Beautiful, Samuel Ward/ arr. Jari A. Villanueva

Beer Barrel Polka, arr. Paul Nagle

Blue Skies, Irving Berlin/ arr. Jeff Jarvis

Brass Quintet Op. 65, Jan Koetsier

Canzona Bergamasca, Scheidt-De Jong

Canzona per sonare No.2, Giovanni Gabrieli/ ed. Robert King

Colchester Fantasy, Eric Ewazen

Contrapunctus III from The Art of Fugue, J.S. Bach/ ed. Robert King

Four Dances from Terpsichore, Michael Praetorius/ arr. Peter Reeve

Londonderry Air, Traditional/ arr. Jack Gale

Quintet, Malcom Arnold

Sonata from Die Bankelsangerlieder, ed. Robert King

Suite from the Monteregian Hills, Morley Calvert

Summertime, George Gershwin/ arr. Velvet Brown

Summertime, George Gershwin/ arr. John Glenesk Mortimer

West Side Story, Leonard Bernstein/ arr. Jack Gale

Yesterday, Lennon and McCartney/ arr. Rob Willis

Graduate brass quintet