Professor
Diehn School of Music

Mike Hall

2113 Diehn Center
Norfolk, 23529

D.M.A. in Trombone Performance, University of Minnesota, (1998)

M.M. in Trombone Performance, The University of Arizona, (1992)

B.M.E. in Music Education, University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, (1989)

Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

Hall, J. M. "Summer Research Grant for Transcribing and Ornamenting the Six Galliard Sonatas: Creating Compact Disc Recording and Performing Editions for Trombone" $6,000. Old Dominion University. 2013 - 2013

Expertise

Music
Trombone/Euphonium, Brass Choir

Presentations

Hall, J. M. (July 31, 2007). Faculty International Music Camp, International Peace Gardens, Canada/ND, Adult Week, Symphony Orchestra Week, Jazz Week Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development.
Hall, J. M. (June 23, 2007). Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development Faculty Iron County Band Camp Crystal Falls, MI.
Hall, J. M. (March 21, 2007). Hosted master class and feature concert with Bones Apart, touring trombone quartet from Great Britain Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development Chandler Recital Hall.
Hall, J. M. (March 20, 2007). Hosted master class with Phil Smith, principal trumpet, New York Philharmonic Orchestra Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development Chandler Recital Hall.
Hall, J. M. (February 10, 2006). Hosted University of Missouri-Columbia trombone professor, Troy Marsh, in a solo recital Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development .
Hall, J. M. (January 7, 2006). Clinic: Baroque Ornamentation Big 12 Area Trombone Conference Lubbock, TX.
Hall, J. M. (November 21, 2005). Hosted University of Missouri-Kansas City trombone professor JoDee Davis masterclass Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development .
Hall, J. M. (October 10, 2005). Produced Mock Military Band/Orchestra Audition for all brass students Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development .
Hall, J. M. (July 15, 2005). Faculty University of Kansas Jazz Workshop Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development .
Hall, J. M. (July 1, 2005). Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development Faculty University of Kansas Midwestern Music Camp .
Hall, J. M. (May 5, 2005). Hosted Kansas City Symphony principal trombonist Roger Oyster in a visiting artist recital Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development .
Hall, J. M. (March 28, 2005). Hosted Kansas City Symphony trombonist Wyatt Henderson in an orchestral repertoire masterclass Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development University of Kansas.
Hall, J. M. (March 2, 2005). Hosted jazz trombonist and educator David Glenn in masterclass Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development .
Hall, J. M. (February 11, 2005). Presented embouchure clinic in conjunction with guest clinician Patrick Sheridan for University of Kansas Low Brass Day Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development .
Hall, J. M. (January 7, 2005). Clinic: Rhythm. Faculty Panel Discussion: Commissions. Big 12 Area Trombone Conference Lubbock, TX.
Hall, J. M. (January 2, 2005). Hosted Kansas City Symphony trombonist Wyatt Henderson for guest artist recital Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development .
Hall, J. M. (October 13, 2004). Hosted masterclass presented by US Marine Band trombone section. Hosted Shires Custom Trombones vendor presentation Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development .
Hall, J. M. (September 21, 2004). For professional and student trombonists of the city Masterclass Kharkiv, Ukraine.
Hall, J. M. (September 20, 2004). Masterclass for brass students Kharkiv, Ukraine.
Hall, J. M. (September 19, 2004). For trombone students Masterclass Kharkiv, Ukraine.
Hall, J. M. (August 11, 2004). Masterclass for trombonists of Harbin Opera Orchestra Harbin Summer Music Festival Harbin, China.
Hall, J. M. (April 26, 2004). Hosted orchestral repertoire masterclass with Kansas City Symphony trombonist, Wyatt Henderson Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development .
Hall, J. M. (April 8, 2004). Produced Kansas Brass Quintet masterclass for Jayhawk Brass Quintet: Eidson Woodland Sketches Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development .
Hall, J. M. (April 1, 2004). Hosted trombone masterclass on Bordogni vocalise by University of Kansas Voice Prof. Genaro Mendez Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development .
Hall, J. M. (March 17, 2004). Hosted University of North Texas Trombone Prof., Tony Baker, for Visiting Artist Recital. Tony also worked with individual University of Kansas trombonists Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development .
Hall, J. M. (March 4, 2004). Produced Kansas Brass Quintet masterclass for Jayhawk Brass Quintet: Koetsier Brass Quintet Op. 65 Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development .
Hall, J. M. (February 13, 2004). Chamber music masterclass St. Joseph, MO.
Hall, J. M. (January 29, 2004). Hosted guest lecturer Oleg Fedorkov, Professor of Trombone, University of Arts, Kharkiv, Ukraine in a special presentation to University of Kansas trombone studio Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development .
Hall, J. M. (January 9, 2004). Clinic: The Flat Embouchure, Faculty Panel Discussion: Music Literature Big 12 Area Trombone Conference Lubbock, TX.
Hall, J. M. (January 8, 2004). Commissions Faculty Panel Discussion .
Hall, J. M. (October 27, 2003). Presented special lecture to all University of Kansas brass students: Affect in Music Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development .
Hall, J. M. (October 13, 2003). Hosted masterclass by Kansas City Symphony Orchestra trombone section Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development .
Hall, J. M. (August 20, 2003). Presentation to University of Kansas Marching Band trombone section: Embouchure Development for Power Playing Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development .
Hall, J. M. (April , 2003). Hosted clinic by Cincinnati-Conservatory trombone professor David Vining. David taught all our trombone students in private sessions. Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development .
Hall, J. M. (April 9, 2003). Hosted clinic session with jazz trombonist/composer Craig Harris Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development .
Hall, J. M. (January 23, 2003). Presented special lecture to brass division: The Flat Embouchure Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development .
Hall, J. M. (November 14, 2002). Hosted University of Iowa professors David Gier, trombone, David Greenhoe, trumpet and Shari Rhoads, piano in a guest artist recital and masterclass Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development .
Hall, J. M. (February 28, 2002). Hosted masterclass with St. Petersburg, Russia Philharmonic trombonist Maxim Ignatiev Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development .
Hall, J. M. (February 17, 2002). Hosted University of Missouri-Columbia Faculty Brass Quintet in recital and clinic Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development .
Hall, J. M. (February 14, 2002). Hosted former Buffalo Philharmonic principal trumpet artist David Kuehn in recital and masterclass Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development .
Hall, J. M. (July 27, 2001). The University of Kansas Trombone Studio Website was launched July 25, 2001 Participated in Macromedia Dreamweaver software course and learned website creation and editing .
Hall, J. M. (April 6, 2001). Recording Your Practice To Advance Your Own Performance Standards Clinic Bowling Green, OH.
Hall, J. M. (April 5, 2001). Recording Your Practice To Advance Your Own Performance Standards Clinic Ypsilanti, MI.
Hall, J. M. (April 5, 2001). Coached EMU Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Combo as part of guest artist visit Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development Ypsilanti, MI.
Hall, J. M. (April 4, 2001). Recording Your Practice To Advance Your Own Performance Standards Clinic East Lansing, MI.
Hall, J. M. (February 22, 2001). Combined brass studio class clinic presentation: Recording Your Practice to Advance Your Own Performance Standards Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development .
Hall, J. M. (February 10, 2001). Produced compact disc recording session for MM euphonium student Matt Hemenway to submit in first round of Leonard Falcone International Tuba/Euphonium Competition: JacobFantasy. Matt advanced to finals Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development .
Hall, J. M. (January 18, 2001). Hosted clinic by Bill Hartman, Professor of Trombone, Southwest Missouri State University Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development .
Hall, J. M. (October 17, 2000). Hosted University of Oklahoma Brass Quintet concert and clinic by Irvin Wagner, professor of trombone, OU Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development .
Hall, J. M. (September 25, 2000). Presented clinic to trombone studio: Hall Daily Routine with sequenced accompaniment by Hall Special lectures, presentations, coaching, off-campus teaching, studio development Tucson, AZ.
  • Invited by the International Trombone Festival to participate in the William Cramer Trombone Choir, International Trombone Festival, Loyola University, New Orleans, LA
  • Invited to participate in the International Trombone Festival, The International Trombone Festival , University of North Texas, Denton, TX
  • Winner of a position on the 1994 Christian Lindberg Solo Seminar, University of North Texas, Denton, TX
  • 2005: Kindness Unites Us recognition, Southwest Junior High, Lawrence, KS
  • 2001: Selected as one of twenty participants in the University of Kansas Center for Teaching Excellence Best Practices in Teaching Institute ,
  • 2000: Faculty Appreciation Award, Eastern Michigan University Division of Marketing and Student Affairs
  • 1998: Faculty Appreciation Award, Eastern Michigan University Division of Marketing and Student Affairs
  • 1998: Honorary Member, Kappa Kappa Psi Music Honor Society
  • 1995: Pi Kappa Lambda Music Honor Society Membership, University of Minnesota
  • 1993: Graduate School Tuition Fellowship, University of Minnesota
  • 1992: First Place, Tucson Jazz Society Soloist Competition, Tucson, AZ
  • 1990: Haldeman Scholarship, University of Arizona
  • 1989: Chancellor's Medallion Award for Leadership, University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
  • 1989: Dorothy Vetter Scholarship, University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
  • 1989: Phi Beta Kappa Music Honor Society Scholarship and Membership, University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
  • 1989: Susan E. Coleman Outstanding Senior Award, University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
  • 1989: Who's Who in American Colleges and Universities Honor Society Award, University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
  • 1988: Jim Laab Scholarship, University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
  • 1987: Graham Lane Scholarship, University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
  • 1985: Three-time winner of the Eau Claire Jazz Festival Combo Competition. Twice voted Outstanding Festival Soloist,