Danny Vinson, a native of Henderson, Texas, where he was a member of the TMEA All-State Band in 1975, retired in 2007 as euphonium soloist with the United States Coast Guard Band. He joined the faculty of ETBU in 2010 as Adjunct Instructor of Low Brass, and performs on trombone with the ETBU Faculty Brass Quintet. Mr. Vinson holds degrees from Kilgore College, The University of North Texas and the University of Illinois. He is completing requirements for the Doctor of Musical Arts Degree at UNT, where he is a student of Dr. Brian Bowman. Mr. Vinson is in demand around the world as a soloist and teacher. He has taught previously at the Universities of Connecticut and Rhode Island, and recently returned from an annual teaching stint in Germany.
M.S. (Music Education), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign;
B.M. (Music Education), University of North Texas;
ABD (Music Education), University of North Texas