Dr. Eddie Severn

Dr. Eddie Severn

esevern@lhup.edu | 208 Price Auditorium Lock Haven, PA 17745 | (570) 484-2817


Doctor of Musical Arts, University of Salford Manchester England

Masters Degree, Music, University of Salford Manchester England

Courses Most Commonly Taught: Jazz and Brass Ensemble Conducting, Basic Musicianship, Jazz and Rock History Courses, Music Marketing, Applied lessons in Brass and Jazz Improvisation

Courses Developed: Big Band, Jazz Combo, Brass Ensemble,Jazz History, Rock History, Music Marketing and Entrepreneurship, Jazz Theory 

Programs Developed: BA in Music Education, BA in Music Marketing, BA in Popular Music and Jazz

Professional Publications:

"Trumpet Solutions" by Eddie Severn, published by Eddie Severn Music, 2002, distributed by Charles Colin Publications, New York, 2002, academic adoption at Birmingham Conservatoire of Music 

Chase Sanborn, author of "Brass Tactics", published by Wall & Emerson, Inc, Toronto, Canada. Extensive quotes from "Trumpet Solutions" in his latest edition.

Professional Presentations: Numerous performance and recording credits inboth Europe and the USA. Performs regularly with the Phil Woods Big band, Dave Liebman Big Band, The Temptations and the Four Tops. Clinics and presentations include the International Association of Jazz Educators Conference, International Trumpet Guild and National Trumpet Competition. 

Areas of Expertise: Trumpet performance, jazz performance, jazz theory and ear training, jazz and rock history, music marketing and entrepreneurship, general music courses, jazz and brass ensemble conducting.