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Larry Zimmerman

Job Title

  • Private Lesson Instructor in Low Brass
    Music, College of Arts and Sciences

Started at Bethel

2000

Education

  • St. Olaf College - B.Mus.Ed., 1986
  • Boston University - M.M., Trombone Performance, 1989

Areas of expertise

Zimmerman is a professional musician with Grammy award-winning Chestnut Brass Company and principal trombonist in the Duluth-Superior Symphony and the Minneapolis Pop Orchestra. He also actively performs using period brass instruments including Renaissance sackbuts and 19th century saxhorns.

Biography

Zimmerman is a member of the Grammy-winning Chestnut Brass Company, and is principal trombonist of the Duluth-Superior Symphony Orchestra and the Minneapolis Pops Orchestra. He has performed around Minnesota with many ensembles, including the Minnesota Orchestra and St. Paul Chamber Orchestra. He also actively performs using period brass instruments, including Renaissance sackbuts and 19th Century saxhorns. He enjoys working as a soloist and chamber musician, and has recently presented programs of new music for trombone with piano, organ, tape, film, and other instruments. Larry lives in Minneapolis and also instructs at St. Olaf College, Gustavus Adolphus College, and the University of St. Thomas.