Musician Level - Jacob Muzquiz
Jacob is currently a freelance musician and teacher in the Dallas area. Jacob completed his Bachelor of Music Degree at Texas A&M University-Commerce, where he was a student of Jimmy Clark, (Principal Trombone, Dallas Opera) and Chris Oliver (Second/Associate Principal Trombone, Dallas Symphony Orchestra). Jacob went on to complete his Master's degree and Performance Diploma at Southern Methodist University, studying under John Kitzman (Retired, Principal Trombone, Dallas Symphony Orchestra). Jacob has performed with many professional organizations including the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Dallas Symphony Brass Quintet, Tulsa Symphony Orchestra, Missouri Symphony Orchestra, Dallas Winds, Southeast Arkansas Symphony and other professional groups in the Southwest region. Jacob currently holds the position of Second Trombone with the Allen Philharmonic Orchestra. Jacob is also actively auditioning for professional orchestras across the country. Most recently, Jacob was a semi-finalist for the Principal Trombone position with the Charleston Symphony Orchestra. Jacob was also a finalist for the Principal Trombone position with the Dallas Opera.