Woodwind Day

Guest Artist Bio

Tanner Dawson is a multiple woodwinds specialist from Los Angeles, California. Since graduating with his Bachelor of Music in Jazz Studies from California State University Northridge, Tanner has performed with the 2015 Disneyland All-American College Band and traveled the world with various National and International Broadway Tours. Some of his musical theater credits include “How the Grinch Stole Chrismas: The Musical” (Bari Sax, Bassoon, Bass Clarinet, Clarinet), “The Producers” (Tenor Sax, Flute, Clarinet), “A Christmas Story: The Musical” (Tenor Sax, Bari Sax, Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Flute), “A Chorus Line” (Tenor Sax, Clarinet, Oboe, Flute, Piccolo). Tanner has also performed with acclaimed jazz artists such as John Daversa, Wayne Bergeron, Bob Mintzer, Alan Chan, Kevin Garren, Katisse Buckingham, Jerry Steinholtz, Gary Pratt, and Matt Harris.


Dr. Candice Behrmann Tenney

Flute Festival Director

Email: Candice.Behrmann@utahtech.edu

Phone: 702-502-8229