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Dunwoody Mirvil and Giddings Mouthpieces to debut second signature mouthpiece, DMirvil 5S
12.09.19
Dunwoody Mirvil announces the release of his second line of signature mouthpieces by Giddings, the D. Mirvil 5S. Designed to fit trombonists of all skill levels, this new mouthpiece provides players with impeccable tone and versatility, making it a suitable option for artists who play a variety of genres.  The mouthpiece will be available for purchase this December at the Giddings Mouthpieces booth during the 2019 Midwest Band and Orchestra Clinic in Chicago, Ill. To see the D. Mirvil 5S in action, check out the promotional video linked below.
Dunwoody Mirvil invited to perform a solo recital at Florida State University.
08.16.19
Dunwoody Mirvil returns to his alma mater, Florida State University, to perform as a guest solo recitalist. The performance will take place at Longmire Recital Hall on January 15th at 7:30 p.m. For more information, please visit the FSU College of Music website.
 
Dunwoody Mirvil to present at the Florida  Music Educators Conference.
06.13.19
Dr. Mirvil is invited to present a clinic at the annual Florida Music Educators Conference on January 9-11, 2019 in Tampa, Fla. The session entitled "Dotting the I's and Crossing the T's: Developing the Effectual Habits of an Intentional Trombonist" will be given to secondary and post-secondary music educators within the state. The presentation will take place in Waterside Meeting Room 1 of the Tampa Marriot Waterside Hotel and Marina on Friday, January 11, 2020 at 1:30 p.m. For more information on the presentation, please visit the link below:
Dunwoody Mirvil in residency at Buffalo University
05.04.19
Buffalo State University welcomes Dr. Mirvil to upstate New York to provide a recital and masterclass to the trombonists in the BSU Music Department. The recital is set to take place at the Ciminelli Recital on September 30th at 7:30 p.m. The masterclass will be given on October 1st at 12:15 p.m. For more information, please visit the link below.
 
Dunwoody Mirvil invited as guest soloist and clinician at 22nd Annual North Carolina Trombone Festival 
03.15.19
Dunwoody Mirvil appears as a guest soloist and clinician at the 22nd Annual North Carolina Trombone Festival, an event hosted at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and open to trombonists of all ages around the state.  For more information, visit the link below. 
Dunwoody Mirvil in residency at East Carolina University
02.08.19
East Carolina University welcomes Dr. Mirvil to Greenville, N.C. for a three-day residency with its low brass department. During his time in Greensville, Dr. Mirvil will provide a recital and masterclass to the school's low brass students. For more information, please visit the link below.
 
Dunwoody Mirvil serves as a guest clinician for District 12's All-District Honors Jazz Band 
01.09.19
Dunwoody Mirvil has been invited as a jazz clinician to work with a select number of high school students in the Polk County area. The band is comprised of students from across the district, selected to perform a thrilling and entertaining program for the committee. The performance is part of the Polk County Arts Festival, which will take place Saturday, April 13th. The event is free and open to the public!
Dunwoody Mirvil returns to alma mater for solo recital performance 
12.08.18
Dunwoody Mirvil returns to his former stomping grounds, Florida A&M University, to present his first public recital as a college professor. The performance will take place at the Foster-Tanner Recital Hall on January 16th at 1:25 p.m. For more information, please visit the FAMU Department of Music website.
 
Dunwoody Mirvil Joins Southeastern University as New Assistant Professor of Low Brass
06.08.18
Dunwoody Mirvil joins Southeastern University in Lakeland, Fla. as the school's new Assistant Professor of Low Brass. Mirvil will begin his teaching duties in the fall of 2018, where he will be instructing students of trombone, euphonium, and tuba. For more information on Southeastern University, please visit www.seu.edu, or click the link below.
Dunwoody Mirvil presents The North Florida Low Brass Masterclass
01.15.18
In years past, this event has focused on trombonists. This year, Mr. Mirvil has expanded the event to also include euphoniumists and tubists. He will share pertinent details, advice, and techniques related to performance on all three instruments. The event will take place on February 9th on the campus of Florida A&M University in Tallahassee. The event is free and open to low brass musicians of all ages.  
 
Dunwody Mirvil returns to DeKalb County to present Trombone Masterclass
01.09.18
Dunwoody Mirvil will host his 2018 Trombone Masterclass on January 23rd at Stephenson High School in Stone Mountain, Ga. The free event is open to the public and will provide attendees with various tips, techniques, and advice for the trombone. Students of all skill levels are encouraged to attend.
Florida Educators Foundation Features McKnight Scholar Dunwoody Mirvil in Annual Magazine
10.19.17
Dunwoody Mirvil graces the pages of the Florida Educators Foundation's annual magazine with an article highlighting his accomplishments as a McKnight Scholar and minority doctoral student at Florida State University. To read the article, or learn more about the Florida Educators Foundation, please visit the link below. 
 
Dunwoody Mirvil Wins Position with Sinfonia Gulf Coast Orchestra
10.01.17
Dunwoody Mirvil joins Sinfonia Gulf Coast Orchestra for the 2017-2018 season as the ensemble's newest trombonist. For more information on SGC Orchestra, upcoming events and more, please visit the link below.  
Dunwoody Mirvil is set to present at the Florida  Music Educators Conference
06.24.17
Dunwoody Mirvil returns to the annual Florida Music Educators Conference on January 10-13, 2018 in Tampa, Fla. where he  will give his presentation entitled "The Underdog Trombonist: The Teacher's Playbook To Equip Your Students To Be A Champion On The Trombone." The presentation will take place in Waterside Meeting Room 1 of the Tampa Marriot Waterside Hotel and Marina on Friday, January 12 at 1:30 p.m. For more information on the presentation, please visit the link below:
Messengers Jazz Orchestra of Winter Haven High School Invites Dunwoody Mirvil to Perform as Guest Soloist
03.30.17
The Winter Haven High School "Messengers" Jazz Orchestra prepares to host its spring concert with trombonist Dunwoody Mirvil appearing as a guest soloist. The event takes place Saturday, April 22nd at the Polk State College Performing Arts Auditorium at 7 p.m. 
Dunwoody Mirvil to Perform as a Soloist with the Florida State Univerisity Trombone Choir
03.20.17
Dunwoody Mirvil will be featured as a soloist with the Florida State University Trombone Choir. The concert will take place on Tuesday, April 4th in Opperman Concert Hall. The event will start promptly at 7:30 pm. The concert is free and open to the public. 
Dunwoody Mirvil Set to Perform as a Guest Soloist with the Dillard Wind Ensemble
03.10.17
Dunwoody Mirvil will be featured as a guest soloist with the Dillard Wind Ensemble performing Arthur Pryor's "Annie Laurie" as a part of their Masterworks Concert. The concert will take place Sunday, March 19th at the Dillard Center for the Arts Auditorium. The event will start promptly at 4:00 pm. The concert is free and open to the public 
The 3rd Annual South Florida Trombone Clinic Returns to Dillard Center for the Arts
03.09.17
For the third straight year, Dillard Center for the Arts will host trombone clinician Dunwoody Mirvil as he presents the South Florida Low Brass Masterclass on Saturday, March 18, 2017, at 4 pm.  The free event will be presented in an "open forum style" setting to give students an idea of how to prepare for adjudication settings and college auditions.
Dunwody Mirvil's 2017 Low Brass Masterclass Tour Begins with Session in North Florida
02.08.17
Trombonist Dunwoody Mirvil will present his North Florida Low Brass Masterclass on Wednesday, March 8th at Leon  High School in Tallahassee, Florida. The free vent will start promptly at 4 pm. Mr. Mirvil will work with students in an "open forum style" setting to give students an idea of how to prepare for adjudication settings and college auditions.
Dunwoody Mirvil to Perform as Guest Soloist with MCoE Army Brass Band of Ft. Benning, Ga. 
01.25.17
Dunwoody Mirvil will be featured as a guest soloist with the MCoE Army Brass Band of Ft. Benning and the Florida A&M Univerisity's Department of Music. The free concert takes place Sunday, February 19th at 4 p.m. in the Foster-Tanner Bandroom.
Giddings Mouthpieces, Inc. to Display the D. Mirvil 5 at Upcoming Music Conferences.
12.04.16
Giddings Mouthpieces, Inc. will display a number of its signature mouthpieces, including the "D. Mirvil 5," at the Midwest Band and Orchestra Clinic in Chicago this December, as well as the Florida Music Educators Conference in Tampa in January. To view the merchandise, feel free to visit the Giddings booth at either conference, or visit www.gwmouthpieces.com for more details.
Dunwoody Mirvil Becomes an Endorsed Performing Artist for Giddings Mouthpieces. 
10.04.16
Dunwoody Mirvil releases his signature custom mouthpiece, the "D. Mirvil 5," through Giddings Mouthpieces. Inc. For more information, click on the link below or send a request via email at dmirvil@gmail.com. 
 
STQ @ Ft. Benning Army Base
08.01.16
The Seminole Trombone Quartet is set to give a recital and masterclass at Ft. Benning Army Base located in Ft. Benning, Ga. The event will take place at the MCOE Band Hall (Bldg 285) on September 28th. The recital will start promptly at 1 pm., followed shortly by a masterclass. This event is free and open to the public!
STQ To Present at the Midwest Band and Orchestra Clinic
06.15.16
The Seminole Trombone Quartet is one of several invited presenters at the 2016 Midwest Band and Orchestra Clinic. Held annually in Chicago, the conference is attended by music educators and performers nationwide. STQ will present a session entitled, "Building a Better Band Through the Chamber Ensemble Experience: How to Cultivate Critically Thinking and Independent Musicians." For more information on the presentation and background on the presenters, please visit the link below. 
Dunwoody Mirvil Concludes 2016 Trombone Masterclass Tour with Session in DeKalb County
04.06.16
Dunwoody Mirvil will host the final session of his 2016 Trombone Masterclass Tour at Southwest Dekalb High School in Decatur, Ga. on Tuesday, May 10th. The free event is open to the public and will provide attendees with various tips, technique, and advice for the trombone. Students of all skill levels are invited to attend.  
Trombone Clinician Dunwoody Mirvil Continues 2016 Masterclass Tour with Session at Florida A&M University
04.04.16
Trombone clinician Dunwoody Mirvil brings his masterclass to young and aspiring trombonists in North Florida, hosting the 2nd Annual North Florida Trombone Clinic at Florida A&M University in Tallahassee, Fla. The free event explores a wide range of topics meant to improve the students' technique and performance on the trombone. 
Conn-Selmer, Inc. Adds Dunwoody Mirvil as Endorsed Performing Artist
03.24.16
Dunwoody Mirvil joins the Conn-Selmer family by becoming a performing artist for C.G. Conn Trombones and King Trombones. For more information, visit Conn-Selmer's website for updates.
Dillard Center for the Arts hosts 2nd Annual South Florida Trombone Clinic with Clinician Dunwoody Mirvil 
03.09.16
For the second year in a row, Dillard Center for the Arts plays host to the South Florida Trombone Clinic presented by Dunwoody Mirvil. The first stop on Mirvil's 2016 masterclass tour, the free session for young and aspiring trombonists explores a wide range of topics meant to improve the students' technique and performance on the trombone.
 
The Seminole Trombone Quartet wins FSU's "Noles in NYC" competition, selected to perform at Carnegie Hall.
12.13.15
The Seminole Trombone Quartet makes its Carnegie Hall debut with a live recital at the famed venue on Friday, May 6, 2016. 
 
Selected as the winner of Florida State University's annual "Noles In NYC" competition, STQ bested four other contestants to represent the College of Music.