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Dr. Jim Buckner
Dr. Jim Buckner, trumpet, Department Chair
BM in Instrumental Music Education, Iowa State University
MM in Trumpet Performance, University of Michigan
DM in Trumpet Performance, Northwestern University
HSU Trumpet Page
Dr. James Buckner is Professor of Music at Henderson State University where he teaches trumpet. He previously taught at Illinois State University, Quincy University, Western Carolina University, Truman State University, and West High School in Waterloo, Iowa.
Dr. Buckner received the Bachelor of Music in Instrumental Music Education from Iowa State University, the Master of Music in Trumpet Performance from the University of Michigan, and the Doctor of Music in Trumpet Performance from Northwestern University.
Dr. Buckner plays principal trumpet with the Arkansas Brass, the South Arkansas Symphony Orchestra and Mass Brass. In September of 1995 he performed a recital at the Moscow International Trumpet Festival. He has been a featured soloist with school, college, and community bands and orchestras throughout the Midwest and the South.
He is webmaster for the Henderson Trumpet Page, dedicated to the trumpet students, faculty, and alumni of Henderson.