David Loucky (b. 1960), trombonist and low brass specialist, performs on all low brass instruments. A faculty member at Middle Tennessee State University since 1989, he also performed for two seasons as assistant principal trombonist with the St Louis Symphony Orchestra. He has performed and lectured at several international trombone festivals, and international tuba-euphonium conferences, and served on the faculty of the Tennessee Governor’s School for the Arts. He is an active performer with the Nashville Symphony, the New Hampshire Music Festival, the Huntsville Symphony, the Stones River Chamber Players, the MTSU Faculty Jazz Combo, the Middle Tennessee Jazz Orchestra, the MTSU Faculty Brass Quintet, and the Nashville Chamber Brass. Loucky graduated from Wesleyan University, received his MM from Yale School of Music, and his DMA from SUNY Stony Brook. He had additional studies in Cologne, Germany and Vienna, Austria in both classical and jazz traditions.