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Steven Pilcher   [StevenPilcher]
Broussard Louisiana United States
Classical SoloOrchestra
Eastman School of Music
337 258-4807
Contact me for: Performance opportunities & Trumpet instruction
Steven Pilcher
Student Living Center
100 Gibbs Street
Dorm # 307T
Rochester, NY 14605

College: Eastman School of Music, Rochester, NY
Degree Program: Trumpet Performance
Private Teacher: Dr. James Thompson

High School Private Instructor: Dr. Paul Morton
High School Band Directors: Aaron Robin, Timothy Kovarik, and Neil Simon
High School: Ovey Comeaux High School

Performing Ensembles:
2006- Eastman School of Music Symphony Orchestra
2006- Eastman School of Music Wind Orchestra
2005-2006 Acadiana Wind Symphony
2004-2005 University of Louisiana at Lafayette Symphony Orchestra
2004-2006 Comeaux High School Brass Quintet
2004  Comeaux High School Magic Moods Show Choir Band
2002-2006 Comeaux High School Wind Ensemble
2002-2006 Lafayette Concert Band
2002-2005 Comeaux High School Marching Band
2003  Comeaux Jazz Band     

Awards/Scholarships Received:
Howard Hanson Scholarship of $58,000

George Eastman Grant of $3,500

The Dr. Earnest Wong Scholarship of $500

Summer of 2005, “The Eugene Gonzales Outstanding Musician Award” along        with a full 4 year Housing and Tuition Scholarship; Louisiana State University.

2004-2005 Outstanding Musician Award; Comeaux High School

2006 “John Phillip Sousa Award” , Comeaux High School

“Louisiana All-State”

“District 3 Honor Band”

“2004 Gulf Coast Trumpet Competition”, 1st Place with a $500.00 cash prize.

“2005 Monroe Symphony’s Young Artist  Competition”, 1st Place with a $400.00 cash  prize

“2005 National Trumpet Competition“, Fairfax, VA, Semi-Finalist

“2006 Acadiana Symphony Concerto Competition”, 3rd Place with a $300.00 cash prize

“2006 National Trumpet Competition”, Fairfax, VA, 2nd Place in The Schilke Music Products High School Division winning a new, custom made Schilke C Trumpet with a retail value of $2075.00.

Camps/Festivals Attended:
Summer of 2004     Sewanee Summer Music Festival
Summer of 2003-05    Louisiana State University Chamber Winds Camp  
Summer of 2003-05    Northwestern State University Honor Winds Camp
Fall of 2003         Louisiana Tech University Ark-La-Tex Band Conference
Fall of 2005         Southeastern Honor Band

Concerto Performances:
“The Carnival of Venice by Herbert L. Clark” with the Lafayette Concert Band on February 11,2005 and with the Acadiana Symphony Orchestra on April 30, 2005.

“Hayden Trumpet Concerto in Eb” with The Monroe Symphony Orchestra on April 16, 2005

Future Endeavors:
-The Elsworth Smith International Trumpet Solo Competition 2008 and 2012.
-Attending and competeing in The International Trumpet Guild Conference and competitions.
-The College Division of The 2007 National Trumpet Competition
-Eventually Competing in The Maurice Andre` International Trumpet Competition in Paris, France.
-Starting a New/Experimental Music group among peers at the Eastman School.