From the back row of the San Francisco Symphony.
Pursue perfection. Achieve excellence.
Four faculty professors, all current or former members of the San Francisco Symphony, lead a small department of student trombonists. You'll have opportunities to perform with resident ensembles such as the Conservatory Orchestra and chamber groups, with emphasis on both contemporary and classical music, and to enter a biennial brass concerto competition.
Trombonist. Teacher. Composer. Tim Higgins carries a lot of titles, and in 2020, he added "father" to that list, helping inspire him to create his work Concerto for Trombone, which premiered with the San Francisco Symphony last fall.