Judson Jay Scott

Judson Jay Scott joined Brass Band Northwest as Artistic Director in the spring of 2011. He has previously conducted ensembles at the University of Puget Sound and Brandeis University. Dr. Scott holds positions as Trumpet Instructor at the University of Puget Sound and as principal trumpet of the Northwest Sinfonietta, and has performed with numerous ensembles including the Seattle Symphony Orchestra, the Seattle Opera Company, the 5th Avenue Theater, and the Opera Company of Boston. An active music educator, he has adjudicated state and regional solo and ensemble festivals in Washington, Oregon, and Idaho.

Dr. Scott studied conducting under master pedagogues Frank Battisti, Timothy Salzman and Peter Eros. He holds a Bachelor of Music in Trumpet Performance from Baldwin-Wallace College, a Master of Music in Trumpet Performance from the New England Conservatory, and a Doctor of Musical Arts in Instrumental Conducting from the University of Washington. He has published research on composers Michael Weinstein, John Harbison and Michael Daugherty in Volumes I and III of the Meredith Music Press series, “A Composer’s Insight: Thoughts, Analysis and Commentary on Contemporary Masterpieces for Wind Band.” He has composed and arranged numerous works for brass, including Building a Daily Routine, a collection of studies for developing trumpeters.

BBNW Members

Judson Jay Scott

Artistic Director

Ron Cole

Eb Soprano Cornet

Gabriel Palmer

Principal Cornet

Denise Cline

Cornet

John Craycraft

Cornet

Jeff Davis

Cornet / Flugelhorn

Vicky Davis

Cornet

Chris Hansen-Murray

Cornet

Mike Hopkins

Cornet

Rick Hudson

Cornet/Flugelhorn

Alyssa John

Cornet

George Moffat

Principal Cornet

Mat Montgomery

Cornet

Peter Nelson-King

Cornet/Soprano Cornet

Gary Roberts

Cornet

Laura Tutt

Cornet

Jerry Warden

Cornet / Flugelhorn

Jill Weyers

Cornet

Jim Sailors

Cornet / Flugelhorn

Gary Meier

Solo Alto Horn

Kerri Bridges

Alto Horn

Craig Cutler

Alto Horn/Cornet

Phillip Davis

Alto Horn

Ealish Matrisian

Alto Horn

Robyn Rydzak

Alto Horn / Cornet

Dave Pitt

Baritone Horn

Steve Harmon

Baritone Horn

Doug Prindle

Euphonium

Lynn Cook

Euphonium

John Bolender

Trombone

Tom Hampton

Trombone

Gerald Larkins

Bass Trombone

Jeffrey Taylor

Eb Bass

Heather Oesting

Eb Bass

Lorraine Thurston

BBb Bass

David Holmes

BBb Bass

Kathie Flood

Percussion