Congratulations to Chanell Crichlow

Multi-Instrumentalist, composer, performer and educator Chanell Crichlow joins Pacific’s Conservatory as Assistant Professor of Practice in Tuba and Euphonium. IWBC is thrilled for Chanell and excited to celebrate her success at our upcoming conference where she will be a featured guest artist. Learn more about Chanell below: Chanell Crichlow is a low brass multi-instrumentalist, composer, …

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International Women’s Trombone Choir

Many members of IWBC were invited to participate last week in the International Trombone Festival’s International Women’s Trombone Choir. The ensemble was conducted by IWBC board member Ava Ordman. To learn more about the ensemble, visit the ITF website:

ITEA Excellence in Teaching Award 2021

Congratulations to Dr. Deanna Swoboda for being awarded the 2021 Excellence in Teaching Award by the International Tuba and Euphonium Association (ITEA)! Deanna was the 2019 IWBC host and teaches at Arizona State University in Tempe, AZ. We are so happy for you Deanna on this very well-deserved accomplishment!

Congratulations to Erika Izaguirre

Dr. Erika Izaguirre has been appointed trumpet instructor at Concordia College, beginning Fall 2021. Erika is one of our excellent Noteworthy Editors and we are so thrilled for her success and wish her the best in her new position. Learn more about Erika: Dr. Erika Izaguirre has been appointed Trumpet Instructor at Concordia College, beginning Fall 2021. …

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Anthony Plog Podcast

New Podcast from Trumpeter, Anthony Plog

‘Anthony Plog on Music’ is a new podcast that features conversations with some of the most accomplished performers, composers and entrepreneurs of our time.  Recently, Anthony had a discussion with trombonist, Abbie Conant about her experience with gender discrimination in Munich, Germany.  To find that interview and others, go to: