Conductor

Adrian Holton

Adrian Holton is currently the Conductor and Music Director of Colorado Springs Brass.

Dr. Shanti Nolan

Guest conductor with CS Brass . She is Flight Commander and Associate Conductor with The USAF  Academy Band in Colorado Springs.


 Musicians

Tim Allums

Trumpet- Earned his  Bachelors and Masters degrees from the University of Oregon. He has been with the Air Force Academy Band since 1997. 

Kristin Cazenave

Kristin Cazenave is currently a trumpet with the US Air Force Academy Band.

Sean Hennesy

Film composer and trumpeter Sean Hennessy is one of America’s most gifted composer/instrumentalists.

Dr. Glen Whitehead

International trumpet performer and interdisciplinary artist working seamlessly across musical genres, media and artistic disciplines.

Christina Schwartz-Soper

French Horn, teaches in Colorado Springs at The Classical Academy as Director of Bands.

Erin Powers

French Horn- A native of Colorado Springs, Erin Powers graduated from Air Academy High School and earned a B.S. in Engineering from Harvey Mudd College. 

Jeremy Van-Hoy

Jeremy Van Hoy - Presently bass trombonist with the Colorado Springs Philharmonic, Boulder Philharmonic and the Denver Brass. 

Chris Espy

Trombone- He is currently a Doctoral Candidate in Trombone Performance at Rutgers University.

David Quintanar

Manager of the CS Brass. Has played  principal trombone with the Mexico SSO,  held positions with orchestras in Mexico and the US.

Dr. Dan Burtz

Dan Burtz, tuba, has performed in multiple ensembles during various assignments with the United States Air Force

Nick Pierce

Tuba- Graduate of the University of Colorado at Boulder with degrees in Music Education and Music Performance,

Matthew Levine

Percussionist "Matt Levine is a percussionist with the United States Air Force Academy Band, he holds an MM from Indiana University.

Aaron Turner

Percussion-  As a percussionist, he has performed with the Colorado Springs Philharmonic, Dayton Philharmonic, the United States Air Force Academy Band

Steve Knidermann

Trumpet- Bachelor of Music from Southern Methodist University. He served 26 years in the USAF as a trumpet soloist and leader--20 years with The USAF Academy Band.