About Me

 

Hobbies:

·       Reading, especially classic literature

o      My favorite books include anything by Jane Austen, The Great Gatsby, 1984, You Can’t Go Home Again, The Scarlet Letter, and Jane Eyre

·       Building miniature dollhouses and making things to go in them

o      I have one Victorian house and one log cabin, plus many smaller displays

·       Cross-stitch

·       Swimming

·       Scuba Diving

o      I have been a PADI certified diver since age 12

·       Cooking

·       LVC Ballroom Dancing Club, 2008-2009 school year

 

 

 

Professional Group Memberships:

·       Member of MENC Collegiate Chapter 146 Fall 2005- Spring 2009

o      Historian duties for 2007-2008 year

§       Redesign and keep bulletin board up-to-date

§       Photograph events and maintain group scrapbook

§       Assist other members of the executive committee

o      Historian duties for 2008-2009 year

§       Keep bulletin board up-to-date

§       Photograph events and maintain group scrapbook

§       Plan workshops with treasurer

§       Assist other members of the executive committee

·       Member of MENC as a certified teacher since July 2009

·       Member of International Trumpet Guild since Fall 2007

o      http://www.trumpetguild.org/

 

 

 

April 10, 2008 Half Recital Program:

·       Suite Pour Trompette & Orgue by Henry Purcell

·       Entracte from Carmen, Act III by Georges Bizet, transcribed by Christa Rusher

·       Sonate fur Kornett und Klavier, Op. 18 by Thorvald Hansen

·       Sonata in C Major by Domenico Gabrielli (Duet with Amy Miller)

 

April 20, 2009 Half Recital Program:

·       Concerto in C by Antonio Vivaldi (Piccolo Trumpet duet with Amy Miller)

·       Concerto for Trumpet and Orchestra by Alexandra Pachmutova

·       A Trumpeter’s Lullaby by Leroy Anderson

·       Alleluja from “Exsultate, Jubilate” by Mozart