Meet Dillon - Associate Brass & Piano Teacher
Dillon MacIntyre is a Los Angeles based tenor trombonist, originating from Austin, Texas. In addition, Dillon plays the alto trombone, bass trombone, euphonium, and is a pianist and composer. Dillon has a Bachelor of Music in Orchestral Performance for Trombone from The University of Texas at Austin, where he studied with Dr. Nathaniel Brickens, and a Masters in Music from Northwestern University, where he studied with Michael Mulcahy, Douglas Wright, Timothy Higgins, Randall Hawes, and Christopher Davis. Dillon has also completed a study abroad at the Royal Academy of Music in Aarhus, Denmark, where he studied with Niels-Ole Bo Johansen.
Dillon has over 4 years of experience teaching private and group music lessons, and is well diversified in many styles of performance. He has experience playing in the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Prinsens Musikkorps Military Band, Lake Shore Brass Quintet, Interrobang Brass Band, Aarhus Brass Band, Texas Choral Consort, Chorus Austin, and various jazz/pop/rock ensembles. He has won a number of competitions and awards, including the Steven Zellmer Trombone Competition, various International Trombone Festival competitions, American Trombone Workshop (Divisions 1, 2, 3, and trombone quartet), Southeast Trombone Symposium Orchestral Excerpts and Solo competitions, Texas Christians University Trombone Summit, Big 12 Trombone Conference, and the Denmark National Brass Band Competition. He was also an Emerging Artist for the 2017 Victoria Bach Festival, and a Participant in the 2017 Alessi Seminar.
In his free time Dillon enjoys hiking, seeing new movies, and hanging out with his wife and two cats.