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Norlan Bewley

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NORLAN BEWLEY, Low Brass Artist (trombone, euphonium, tuba), is one of the most sought-after low brass instructors in the area, specializing in performance and instruction on all the low brass instruments. Since 1988, Norlan’s students on trombone, euphonium, and tuba consistently win placement in the top High School Bands, District Honor Band, All State Band, the Cincinnati and Dayton Youth Orchestras as well as Superior ratings at solo and ensemble contest. His students pursuing music careers have been accepted into many major universities, often receiving scholarships from those institutions. His website, , is one of the most visited low brass sites on the internet. Norlan has been teaching low brass for the Mason Bands since 1999. After graduating from Indiana University where he studied with Harvey Phillips, Keith Brown, and David Baker, Norlan toured with TOP BRASS for over 20 years and often performs in a variety of ensembles on tenor and bass trombone, euphonium, and tuba. He was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize for Music Composition in 2005. His music is published by Sheet Music Plus. Norlan’s work as a performer, composer, and educator has been supported by The National Endowment for the Arts, The Ohio Arts Council, The American Music Center, Culture Works, The Mead Foundation, NCR Corporation, and LexisNexis. He is an artist clinician for the Bach and Holton instrument brands of the Conn-Selmer Corporation.

Trombone, Euphonium/Baritone, Tuba
Norlan Bewley standing next to instrument
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