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Dr. Matthew David Luttrell

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  • Music
    Associate Professor

    Office Location
    Fain Instrumental Music Hall FM103
    Office Hours

    Monday: 9:00 AM-12:00 PM

    Tuesday: 8:00-10:00 AM

    Wednesday: 19:00 AM-12:00 PM

    Thursday: 8:00-10:00 AM

    Or by appointment

    Phone
    Voice: (940) 397-4210
    Fax: (940) 397-4511
  •   Semester Course # Section Course Name Location Days / Times
    Details Spring 2021 MUSC 4883 201 Advanced Conducting Fain Instrumental Music Hall 105
    Details Spring 2021 MUSC 1091, 2091, 3091, 4091 201 Communiversity Orchestra Fain Instrumental Music Hall 105
    Details Spring 2021 MUSC 1071, 2071, 3071, 4071 201 Wind Ensemble Fain Instrumental Music Hall 105
    Details Spring 2021 MUSC 1033 201 Music Appreciation Fain Fine Arts Center C111
    Details Spring 2021 MUSC 1000 201 Recital Attendance Fain Instrumental Music Hall 105
    Details Fall 2020 MUSC 4843 101 Basic Conducting Fain Instrumental Music Hall 103
    Details Fall 2020 MUSC 2041, 4041 101 Marching Band Fain Instrumental Music Hall 105
    Details Fall 2020 MUSC 1091, 2091, 3091, 4091 101 Symphony Orchestra Fain Instrumental Music Hall 105
    Details Fall 2020 MUSC 1071, 2071, 3071, 4071 101 Wind Ensemble Fain Instrumental Music Hall 105
    Details Fall 2020 MUSC 1000 101 Recital Attendance Akin Auditorium
    Details Fall 2019 MUSC 1941-4941 101 Jazz Ensemble Fain Instrumental Music Hall 105
    Details Fall 2019 MUSC 1091-4091 101 Symphony Orchestra Fain Instrumental Music Hall 105
    Details Fall 2019 MUSC 1071-4071 101 Wind Ensemble Fain Instrumental Music Hall 105
    Details Fall 2019 MUSC 1021-4021 101 Marching Band Fain Instrumental Music Hall 105
    Details Fall 2019 MUSC 1000 101 Recital Attendance Akin Auditorium
    Details Fall 2018 MUSC 1941-4941 101 University Jazz Ensemble Fain Instrumental Music Hall 105
    Details Fall 2018 MUSC 1091-4091 101 University Orchestra Fain Instrumental Music Hall 105
    Details Fall 2018 MUSC 1071-4071 101 University Wind Ensemble Fain Instrumental Music Hall 105
    Details Fall 2018 MUSC 1041-4041 101 Marching Band Fain Instrumental Music Hall 105
    Details Fall 2018 MUSC 1000 001 Recital Attendance Fain Fine Arts Center
    Details Spring 2018 MUSC 4853 101 Instrumental Conducting Fain Instrumental Music Hall 103
    Details Spring 2018 MUSC 1941-4941 101 University Jazz Ensemble Fain Instrumental Music Hall 105
    Details Spring 2018 MUSC 1091-4091 101 University Orchestra Fain Instrumental Music Hall 105
    Details Spring 2018 MUSC 1071-4071 101 University Wind Ensemble Fain Instrumental Music Hall 105
    Details Spring 2018 MUSC 1000 001 Recital Attendance Fain Fine Arts Center
    Details Fall 2017 MUSC 1941-4941 101 University Jazz Ensemble Fain Instrumental Music Hall 105
    Details Fall 2017 MUSC 1091-4091 101 University Orchestra Fain Instrumental Music Hall 105
    Details Fall 2017 MUSC 1071-4071 101 University Wind Ensemble Fain Instrumental Music Hall 105
    Details Fall 2017 MUSC 1041-4041 101 Marching Band Fain Instrumental Music Hall 105
    Details Fall 2017 MUSC 1000 001 Recital Attendance Fain Fine Arts Center
    Details Fall 2016 MUSC1071-4071 101 Wind Ensemble Fain Instrumental Music Hall 105
    Details Fall 2016 MUSC 2041, 4041 101 Marching Band Intramural Field
    Details Fall 2016 MUSC 1941-4941 101 Jazz Ensemble Fain Instrumental Music Hall 105
    Details Fall 2016 MUSC 1091 101 University Orchestra Fain Instrumental Music Hall 105
    Details Fall 2016 MUSC 1000 101 Recital Attendance Akin Auditorium
    Details Spring 2016 MUSC 4853 101 Instrumental Conducting Fain Instrumental Music Hall 103
    Details Spring 2016 MUSC 1091 101 University Orchestra Fain Instrumental Music Hall 105
    Details Spring 2016 MUSC 1071-4071 101 Wind Ensemble Fain Instrumental Music Hall 105
    Details Spring 2016 MUSC 1021-4021 101 Symphonic Band Fain Instrumental Music Hall 105
    Details Spring 2016 MUSC 1000 101 Recital Attendance Akin Auditorium
    Details Spring 2015 MUSC 3161 101 Brass Instruments Fain Instrumental Music Hall 105
    Details Spring 2015 MUSC 1071 101 Wind Ensemble Fain Hall 105

    MUSC 1071, 2071, 3071, 4071:  Wind Ensemble                                                                                            Midwestern State University

    Fall 2014

    Course Syllabus

    Monday, Wednesday, Friday 3:00 PM – 3:50 PM

    Credit Hours:                        1

     

    Instructor:                             Matthew Luttrell (matthew.luttrell@mwsu.edu)

    Office Hours:                       By Appointment or TBA

    Office Location:                  Rm. 103, 940-397-4210

    Details Spring 2015 MUSC 1021 101 Symphonic Band Fain Instrumental Music Hall 105
    Details Spring 2015 AMUS 1541 101/102 Applied Instrumental Study Fain Instrumental Music Hall FM103

    Lesson times based on student schedules.
     

  • Institution Degree Graduation Date
    The University of Colorado - Boulder Bachelors of Music Education 1998-5-16 0:0:0
    The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Masters of Music Education 2002-5-4 0:0:0
    Arizona State University Doctor of Musical Arts - Conducting 2010-5-1 0:0:0
  • Institution Position Start Date End Date
    Wichita Falls Symphony Orchestra Co-Principal Chair - Trombone 10/1/2015 present
    Durango High School Director of Instrumental Ensembles 1998-07-01 2000-06-01
    University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Graduate Teaching Assistant - Drill Writer 2000-07-01 2002-06-01
    Illinois State University Assistant Director of Bands - Assistant Professor of Music 2002-07-01 2005-06-01
    Arizona State University Doctoral Teaching Assistant 2005-07-01 2007-06-01
    University of Texas Arlington Associate Director of Bands - Assistant Professor of Music 2007-07-01 2012-06-01
    Adams State University Director of Bands - Assistant Professor of Music 2012-07-01 2013-06-01
    Midwestern State University Director of Bands - Associate Professor of Music 2013-08-01 present
    Wichita Falls Youth Symphony Conductor - Philharmonic Orchestra 8/1/2018 present
  • PRESENTATIONS AND PUBLICATIONS

    A Conductor’s Perspective: Enhancing our communication skills through understanding non-verbal tendencies, Faculty Forum, Midwestern State University, Fall 2020

    Music Education and Mutually Beneficial Partnerships: Building a model for long-term development, National Association for Professional Development Schools Journal, Vol. 11, No. 3 (Online), Summer 2018.

    “Bands at Midwestern State University”, in conjunction with the Kemp Center for the Arts, with area elementary schools, September 2nd, 2016

    Vocal Exercises for Use in Wind Ensemble Rehearsals, CASMEC (California), February, 2015

    Understanding Non-Verbal Communication Through Emotional Intelligence: A Conductor’s Viewpoint on How We Relate to Others. Faculty    Lecture Series, Adams State University, March, 2013

    Emphasizing Quality: Standard Wind Band Selections for Ensembles with Incomplete Instrumentation, Colorado Music Educators Convention, January, 2013

    Vocal Exercises for Use in Wind Ensemble Rehearsals, Texas Music Educators Convention, February, 2011

    Improving your Band’s Ability to Effectively Listen, University of Montana Concert Band Festival and Clinic, February, 2011

    Texas All-State Region Music: Trombone Clinic, University of Texas Arlington, October, 2010

    Careers in Music Beyond Education, Lone Star Youth Orchestra Professionals Series, Arlington, TX, October, 2009

    Leadership in the College Marching Band Program, College Band Directors National Association, University of Connecticut, May, 2009

    Artistry with Motion, University of Texas Arlington Conducting Symposium, February, 2008 

     

    PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES: CONDUCTING

    Clinician Adjudicator, Sonoma State University Wind and Orchestra Festival, March 3-6, 2021 (COVID-19 - Postponed)

    Conductor in Residence, Orquesta Sinfonica de Oriente, Santiago, Cuba, June 21-July 5, 2020 (COVID-19 - Postponed)

    Conductor in Residence, Cultural Exchange, Escuela Superior de Musica Symphony Orchestra, Mexico City, Mexico, March 22-28, 2020 (COVID-19 - Postponed)

    Conductor, "Little Shop of Horrors", Midwestern State University Theatre, March 5-8, 2020

    Conductor in Residence, Washington and Lee University, April 6-12, 2019

    Guest Conductor, Kent State University Honor Band, Ohio, January 15-19, 2019

    Conductor, MSU Wind Ensemble Showcase Performance, College Music Society Regional Conference, March 2016

    Region 2 4A District Band, January, 2014

    Top of the Nation Honor Band, Colorado, February, 2013

    San Luis Valley Consolidated Junior High Honor Band, Colorado, January, 2013

    California All-State Junior High Symphonic Band, February, 2012

    University of Texas Arlington Wind Symphony – Texas Music Educators Conference, February, 2012

    University of Texas Arlington Wind Symphony – Winspear Opera House, Dallas, TX, April, 2011

    University of Nebraska, Omaha Symphonic Winds, Nebraska, April, 2011

    Texas Wesleyan University Wind Ensemble, Texas, April, 2011

    Southeast Oklahoma State University Wind Symphony, Oklahoma, February, 2011

    University of Montana Wind Symphony, Montana, February, 2011

    Faculty and Friends Chamber Orchestra, Texas, November, 2009

    Irving ISD All District Middle School Honor Band, December 1, 2007

    Arizona State University Chamber Winds Recording Project, Arizona, April 2007

    Arizona State University Wind Symphony, Arizona, March 2007

    Vancouver Youth Honor Winds, Arizona, February 2007

    Arizona State University Chamber Winds, Arizona, February 2007       

    Arizona State University Wind Symphony, Arizona, October 2006                      

    North Kitsap High School Symphonic Band, Washington, March 2006

    Arizona State University Wind Symphony, Arizona, February 2006   

    Arizona State University Wind Ensemble, Arizona, October 2005            

    Unified Christian School Honor Band, Illinois, March 2005     

    College Band Directors National Association Symposium, Boulder, Colorado 2000-2005

    Illinois State University Symphonic Winds, Illinois, September 2002     

    University of Illinois Summer Symphonic Band, Illinois, June 2002            

    University of Illinois Summer Symphonic Band, June 2001       

    University of Illinois Wind Symphony, Illinois, March 2001                     

    University of Illinois Symphonic Band IB, Illinois, October 2000               

     

    PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITES: CLINICIAN/ADJUDICATOR          

    Clinician/Adjudication

    Judge, State of Illinois Marching Band Championship, University of Illinois at Urbana- Champaign, October 2019

    Adjudicator, Region 7 Pre-UIL Marching Festival, October 2018-2019

    Clinician, Rider High School, Wichita Falls, TX, August 2019, 2015-2017

    Colorado South Regional Large Group Contest, March, 2013

    Pre-UIL Concert Band Contest, Mansfield, TX, April, 2012

    Winter Park Music Festivals, Winter Park, CO, April, 2011        

    Music Festivals, Dallas, TX (Meyerson Concert Hall) March, 2011         

    University of Colorado, Boulder Band Day – Boulder, CO, October, 2008

    North Kitsap High School, Poulsbo, Washington, March, 2006