Bachelors of Music - University of North Texas
Graduate Teaching Fellow - University of North Texas
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Blake Birmingham is an American Euphoniumist, Composer, and Educator. He graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Euphonium Performance from the University of North Texas where he studied under the world renowned Dr. Brian Bowman. Shortly after graduating, Blake was awarded 1st prize in the 2018 Leonard Falcone International Euphonium Artist Competition.
Blake currently performs regularly as a member of the Lone Star Wind Orchestra, as a featured guest soloist, and maintains a full schedule as a teacher/clinician. A few highlights include guest artist appearances at Stephen F. Austin St. University, Missouri St. University, Litha Symphony Orchestra, OkMEA, the Music for All Nationall Concert Band Festival, and the United States Army Band Tuba Euphonium Workshop. He currently serves as Adjunct Professor of Low Brass at East Central University, in Ada Oklahoma, as well as pursuing a Masters in Euphonium Performance under the mentorship of David Childs as a Graduate Teaching Fellow.
Blake currently resides in the Dallas Fort/Worth metroplex, where he maintains a studio of over 40 students. His students have consistently earned superior solo ratings, as well as positions at the Region, Area, and State level.
Blake is proud to be a Besson, and MOMO Performing Artist. He plays exclusively on the Besson Prestige 2052 euphonium, and the MP-M2 mouthpiece.