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Sean Reusch

Adjunct Instructor of Trombone and Euphonium

Sean Reusch, trombonist and educator, is highly sought-after throughout Southern California and beyond. He is currently a member of the Nittany Trombone Quartet and the Millennia Consort.   Sean has enjoyed a varied performing career including solo, chamber, orchestral, studio, commercial, musical theater, and jazz. He currently has a large private studio around San Diego county and teaches at Point Loma Nazarene University. He has been on faculty at University of California San Diego, San Diego State University, and Palomar College, and the Idyllwild Arts Academy.  Sean has presented master classes at Louisiana State University, Penn State University, Point Loma Nazarene University, St. Norbert College, San Diego State University, University of California Los Angeles, University of California Santa Barbara, University of Delaware, and University of Southern Mississippi. 

Education

  • B.A., Psychology, Music minor, Penn State University
  • M.M. in Performance, Manhattan School of Music
  • Doctoral studies at UCLA with Bill Booth

Courses Taught

  • MUA 1071 - 4071 private trombone
  • MUA 1073 - 4073 private euphonium

Experience in Field

  • Current member of the Nittany Trombone Quartet and the Millennia Consort
  • Founding member of the internationally touring brass quintet Presidio Brass
  • Has performed with the San Diego Symphony, San Diego Opera, Los Angeles Opera, Redlands Symphony, Pacific Symphony, Paragon Ragtime Orchestra, Boston Brass, and the Barnum and Bailey Circus.
  • Has worked with top artists including Placido Domingo, Dave Brubeck, Johnny Mathis, David Sanborn, Bernadette Peters, Eddie Daniels, Michael Crawford, Johnny Mathis, Natalie Cole, Peter Cetera, Art Garfunkel, Barry White, Michael Bublé, The WHO, Hugh Jackman, and Marvin Hamlisch.

Professional and Community Involvement

  • Large private studio around San Diego county
  • Former faculty at University of California San Diego, San Diego State University, and Palomar College, and the Idyllwild Arts Academy
  • Has presented master classes at Louisiana State University, Penn State University, Point Loma Nazarene University, St. Norbert College, San Diego State University, University of California Los Angeles, University of California Santa Barbara, University of Delaware, and University of Southern Mississippi. 
  • Co-hosted the International Trombone Association Youth Workshop portion of the festival at the University of Redlands
  • On faculty at the International Trombone Festival Youth Workshop at Ball State University, 2020.