Tommy is a full-time freelance Trumpet Player located in Birmingham Alabama. He is currently the brass instructor at Bailey Brothers Music Company, the trumpet instructor at Mason Music and Homewood School of Music, and former director of the Workplay Academy of Music. Tommy was at the top trumpet of every UAB and Samford music ensemble. At Samford University he studied Computer Science and Trumpet Performance then he attained his Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham where he concentrated in Music Technology and Digital Music Production. At UAB he led organizations like Blaze Productions, an organization dedicated to campus entertainment. He orchestrated UAB’s first battle of the bands. He booked Grammy Award Winning Snarky Puppy, Seth Meyers, One Republic and more. He was also heavily involved in the Undergraduate Student Government Association and the University Programs Council. While at UAB he worked with the Office of Digital Media where he started doing professional film scoring. He is currently the Sound Designer and Composer for the Facebook Watch documentary series Chasing Corruption, produced by Reckon at AL.com. Tommy has recorded and played trumpet with some of the best musicians in Alabama, including American Idol Winner Taylor Hicks, members of Aerosmith and Trace Adkins’ band, CBDB, Tragic City and The Black Jacket Symphony. Right now his main focus is on his band, Tragic City, while still he still helps other groups push forward by arranging and contracting horns for various groups. Tommy also has a Pro Tools certification from Avid and is even more competent in Logic Pro X.
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