Gary Barrow holds the Ph.D. in Brass Pedagogy from the University of North Texas, the M.M. in Trumpet Performance from the Catholic University of America, and the B.M.E. from the University of North Texas. He is a Professor of Music and conductor of the University Brass Choir. Professor Barrow also teaches applied trumpet, applied horn, jazz history, brass methods, and is editor of Music at Tech, the music alumni newsletter. A member of the International Trumpet Guild and International Horn Society, Professor Barrow has had articles published by journals including School Band and Orchestra, The Journal of Band Research, The International Trumpet Guild Journal, and Woodwind, Brass & Percussion. His arrangements for brass choir, trumpet ensemble, and horn quintet are published by Solid Brass Music and TAP Music. Prior to arriving at Tech, Professor Barrow was a member of the United States Army Band (Pershings Own) in Washington, D.C., and was principal trumpet with the Colorado Springs Symphony. Dr. Barrow has taught at Colorado State University-Pueblo and in the public schools of Irving and Hurst, Texas.