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Dave Glenn

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Dave Glenn, clinician for Jazz Education Abroad and Professor Emeritus at Whitman College where he was Director of Jazz Studies and Professor of Low Brass from 1989-2011. He has a BM from North Texas State University and a MM from the University of Northern Colorado. Dave spent 11 years as a professional trombonist in New York City playing for ten years with the Gerry Mulligan Concert Jazz Band and touring extensively with Bill Watrous’ Manhattan Wildlife Refuge, Diana Ross and Lou Rawls. He plays trombone on the Grammy-award winning recording Walk on the Water by the Gerry Mulligan Concert Jazz Band. Dave Glenn has also recorded three jazz CDs of his original compositions and arrangements, “Journeys” and “National Pastime” and “Violin Memory” with guitarist John Stowell. He has composed five commissioned works for orchestra and numerous commissioned chamber music works. Dave Glenn is an endorsing artist for Conn/Selmer, an Origin Records recording artist.