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Oscar Passley

  • Other Faculty, Music

Education

    • 2012 DMA in Performance
      University of North Texas, Denton, TX, 2012
    • 2005 MM in Performance
      University of North Texas, Denton, TX, 2005
    • 2004 MMEd in Music Education
      University of North Texas, Denton, TX, 2004
    • 2002 BA in Music
      Morgan State University, Baltimore, MD, 2002

Memberships

    • 1900 to Present AFM -American Federation of Musicians
    • 1900 to Present CMS - College Music Society
    • 1900 to Present EFCFA - Eastfield College Faculty Association
    • 1900 to Present ITG - International Trumpet Guild
    • 1900 to Present JEN - Jazz Educators Network
    • 1900 to Present MENC - The National Association for Music Education
    • 1900 to Present Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia of America
    • 1900 to Present TJEA - Texas Jazz Educators Association
    • 1900 to Present TMEA - Texas Music Educators Association

Awards and Honors

    • Dec  2014 Nominated for the Excellence in Teaching Award for Full-Time Faculty sponsored by Unknown Organization/Sponsor
    • Dec  2009 “Focus on Excellence” Recipient sponsored by Dallas County Community College District’s Visions of Excellence Program
    • Dec  2007 Finalist in National Trumpet Competition Baroque Trumpet Ensemble Division sponsored by Unknown Organization/Sponsor
    • Dec  2007 Semi-Finalist in National Trumpet Competition Master’s Division sponsored by Unknown Organization/Sponsor
    • Dec  2007 Who's Who Among American Teachers & Educators 11th Edition sponsored by Unknown Organization/Sponsor
    • Dec  2006 National Music Honor Society sponsored by Pi Kappa Lambda
    • Dec  2005 Finalist at Concerto Competition sponsored by University of North Texas
    • Dec  2000 Golden Key National Honor Society sponsored by Unknown Organization/Sponsor
    • Dec  1999 Honor Society sponsored by Alpha Kappa Mu
    • Dec  1998 Honor Society sponsored by Promethean Kappa Tau

Courses

      • MUSI 1103-001 HIGH BRASS CLASS
        (Course Id: 105600)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MUSI 1248-006 PRIVATE LESSONS IN BRASS
        (Course Id: 105621)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MUSI 2248-006 PRIVATE LESSONS IN BRASS
        (Course Id: 105666)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MUSI 3248-006 PRIVATE LESSONS IN BRASS
        (Course Id: 105703)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MUSI 4248-006 PRIVATE LESSONS IN BRASS
        (Course Id: 105774)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MUSI 5336-003 PRIVATE LESSONS IN TRUMPET
        (Course Id: 111097)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MUSI 0010-021 STUDIO CLASS
        (Course Id: 112530)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MUSI 5010-021 STUDIO CLASS
        (Course Id: 112928)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MUSI 1249-006 PRIVATE LESSONS IN BRASS
        (Course Id: 105622)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MUSI 2249-006 PRIVATE LESSONS IN BRASS
        (Course Id: 105667)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MUSI 1248-006 PRIVATE LESSONS IN BRASS
        (Course Id: 105621)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • MUSI 2248-006 PRIVATE LESSONS IN BRASS
        (Course Id: 105666)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • MUSI 5336-003 PRIVATE LESSONS IN TRUMPET
        (Course Id: 111097)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017

Live Performances

  • Past
    • Metro-Dallas urban magazine (WFAA Ch.8 Dallas)
      Dallas, TX, United States
      Oscar Passley
      [Non-refereed/non-juried ]
    • Oscar Passley
      [Non-refereed/non-juried ]
    • June 2017 Guest Solo Recital
      University of Kentucky ,
      Oscar Passley
      [Non-refereed/non-juried ]
    • 2015 Guest Solo Recital
      Oklahoma Baptist University ,
      Oscar Passley
      [Non-refereed/non-juried ]
    • 2015 Guest Solo Recital
      Texas Christian University ,
      Oscar Passley
      [Non-refereed/non-juried ]
    • 2015 Guest Solo Recital
      Texas Wesleyan University ,
      Oscar Passley
      [Non-refereed/non-juried ]
    • Feb 2014 Guest Solo Recital
      Missouri State University ,
      Oscar Passley
      [Non-refereed/non-juried ]
    • Sept 2013 Guest Solo Recital
      Mountain View College ,
      Oscar Passley
      [Non-refereed/non-juried ]
    • Nov 2012 Guest Solo Recital
      Baylor University ,
      Oscar Passley
      [Non-refereed/non-juried ]
    • Sept 2012 Guest Solo Recital
      Texas A&M University at Commerce ,
      Oscar Passley
      [Non-refereed/non-juried ]
    • Mar 2011 Guest Solo Recital
      University of Texas at Arlington ,
      Oscar Passley
      [Non-refereed/non-juried ]
    • Sept 2009 Guest Solo Recital
      Northeastern State University ,
      Oscar Passley
      [Non-refereed/non-juried ]
    • 2008 Played Lead trumpet with Jazz Trumpeter Byron Stripling
      Oscar Passley
      [Non-refereed/non-juried ]
    • Nov 2008 Guest Solo Recital
      Northlake College ,
      Oscar Passley
      [Non-refereed/non-juried ]
    • Sept 2008 Guest Solo Recital
      Richland College ,
      Oscar Passley
      [Non-refereed/non-juried ]
    • 2007 Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) General Assembly
      Fort Worth Convention Center, Fort Worth, TX, United States
      Oscar Passley
      [Non-refereed/non-juried ]
    • 2006 First United Methodist Church Big Band
      Denton, TX, United States
      Oscar Passley
      [Non-refereed/non-juried ]
    • 2004 Played Lead trumpet for Renowned Jazz Violinist Regina Carter
      Oscar Passley
      [Non-refereed/non-juried ]
    • 2003 Guest Solo Recital
      Brown Memorial Woodbrook Presbyterian Church ,
      Oscar Passley
      [Non-refereed/non-juried ]
    • 2002 Played Lead/Solo trumpet with Renowned Jazz Drummer Winard Harper
      Oscar Passley
      [Non-refereed/non-juried ]

Other Creative Activities

  • 2007
    • Recording
      • 2007
        Engelbert Humperdinck’s “Evening Prayer” and “Dream Pantomime” from Hansel and Gretel
        *Music Paradigm (Dallas, TX)
        [Non-refereed/non-juried]
      • 2007
        UNT Symphony Orchestra with trumpet artist John Holt on Crystal Records
        *Trumpet Panopoly
        [Non-refereed/non-juried]
  • 2006
    • Recording
      • 2006
        Salvation Deep’s Deep Cuts

        [Non-refereed/non-juried]
      • 2006
        W.A. Mozart Requiem, K.626
        *Dr. Jonathan Reed, Michigan State University –Conductor , Members of the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra
        [Non-refereed/non-juried]
  • 2003
    • Recording
      • 2003
        Inner City All-Stars Brass BandSelf-Titled EP
        Array
        [Non-refereed/non-juried]