John McGinness

Education Profile:

MMus Trombone Performance, Southern Methodist University
BMus Applied Trombone, University of Houston

Biography:

Bass trombonist John McGinness is the Principal Bass Trombonist of the Delaware Symphony Orchestra and the Charlottesville Opera Orchestra and is a member of the Roanoke Symphony Orchestra and the Williamsburg Symphony Orchestra.  John performs throughout Virginia and the Mid-Atlantic, appearing regularly with the Wolf Trap Opera and as a guest with the orchestras of Richmond, Lancaster, Harrisburg, the Kennedy Center, and the National Symphony.  

John serves on the faculty of Washington Adventist University in Tacoma Park, MD, and leads a private trombone studio in Fairfax County, VA.  A native Texan, John and his family now live in Northern Virginia.