Raymond Baril – Concert bands and Jazz band clinician

Raymond Baril is Assistant Professor of Music and Section Head for Winds and Brass in the Department of Music at Grant MacEwan University, and, for the past 30 years, he has been the Director of the MacEwan University Jazz Ensemble. He is in his 18th season as Artistic Director and Principal Conductor of the Edmonton Winds and recently has taken on the role as director of the River City Big Band.

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Tom Dowden- Concert bands and Jazz band clinician

Tom received his Masters in Music Education from the University of Northern Colorado, and has spent his musical career as an educator, performer and arranger/composer. He taught band and choir for many years in Manitoba at the Jr. and Sr. High School and University levels, and directed both concert and jazz bands as well as vocal jazz ensembles at the Universityof Manitoba and Tiffin University in Tiffin, Ohio.

 

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