Jonathan Kruger

Adjunct Faculty in

Music

Brodie 111
1 College Circle
Geneseo, NY 14454
585-245-5824
totp@rochester.rr.com

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Jonathan Kruger teaches trumpet at Geneseo.

Faculty Information

Education

  • D.M.A., Eastman School of Music
  • M.M., Eastman School of Music
  • B.A., Carthage College

Employment

  • Instrumental Music Teacher, Rochester School of the Arts
  • Fine Arts faculty, Rochester Institute of Technology
  • Associate Professor, RIT
  • Trumpet instructor, Hochstein School of Music

Affiliations

  • New Energy Jazz Orchestra
My Classes

MUSC 143:
Brass for the General Student

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    Instruction in trumpet, horn, trombone, euphonium, or tuba intended for the student with a level of technical competence sufficient for admission to a MUSC 165 instrumental organization. (May be repeated once for credit.) Prerequisites: Permission of instructor. Corequisite: Concurrent enrollment in a MUSC 165 instrumental organization.

MUSC 153:
Brass for Performance Option

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    Instruction in selected brass instruments designed for those admitted to the Performance Option-Brass. (May be repeated once for credit.) Prerequisites: Permission of instructor.

MUSC 165:
Instrumental Organizations

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    The instrumental organizations emphasize the development of musicianship and an expanding knowledge of musical literature. Each organization meets for an average of three hours' rehearsal every week. Opportunities are provided for all groups to perform on and off campus throughout the year. Instrumental groups, offered when demand is sufficient, include Symphony, Orchestra, Jazz Ensemble, Percussion Ensemble, String Band, and Wind Ensemble. Admission is by permission of instructor following audition (audition times for any given ensemble are given in the Master Schedule of classes); special registration procedures are handled by the music department. (May be repeated for credit. A maximum of eight semester hours of MUSC 160 and MUSC 165 combined, may be applied to a degree.)

MUSC 243:
Brass for the General Student

    A continuation of MUSC 143. (May be repeated for credit.) Prerequisites: Two semesters of MUSC 143 and permission of instructor. Corequisite: Concurrent enrollment in a MUSC 165 instrumental organization.

MUSC 253:
Brass for Performance Option

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    A continuation of MUSC 153. (May be repeated once for credit.) Prerequisites: Two semester of MUSC 153 and permission of instructor.

MUSC 353:
Brass for Performance Option

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    A continuation of MUSC 253. (May be repeated for credit.) Prerequisites: Two semesters of MUSC 253 and permission of instructor.