Russ Dickman

Russ Dickman, Tuba, has been with the Great Basin Brass Quintet for the past 30 years. He has also been serving as principal tubist with the Reno Philharmonic Orchestra since 1969. Russ performs with the Reno Chamber Orchestra, AVA Theatre Orchestra and other musical groups as needed. Russ and his wife Lynda …

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Leonard Neidhold

Leonard Neidhold, Trombone earned his Bachelor of Music degree from North Texas State University (1984), and a Master of Music in Jazz Pedagogy from University of Miami, Coral Gables (1989). He currently serves as Principal Trombone with the Reno Philharmonic Orchestra, the Reno Chamber Orchestra, and the AVA Ballet. Leonard …

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Dwayne (Bix) Hollenbach

Dwayne (Bix) Hollenbach, Trumpet, earned his Bachelor and Master of Music degrees in trumpet performance atthe Manhattan School of Music, and currently serves as Lecturer of Trumpet at UNR, also performing with the RenoPhilharmonic, Nevada Opera, Reno Chamber Orchestra, and Toccata Lake Tahoe Orchestra. He has performed with the Chestnut …

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Paul Q. Lenz

Paul Q. Lenz, Trumpet, also a native Nevadan, and also a founding member of the Great Basin Brass Quintet, receivedhis Bachelor and Master’s degrees in trumpet from UNR. He currently holds positions as Principal Trumpet in theReno Philharmonic, Reno Chamber Orchestra, and Nevada Festival Ballet, and is Director of Trumpet …

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Jason Dennie

Jason Dennie has played and listened to music for most of his life. He is primarily known as a ‘solo acoustic guitarist’. This is the best way to describe his music, as it isn’t all fingerstyle guitar, or flatpicking…it isn’t all folk (as we know it to be), and uses …

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