Mr. Steven M. Menard
University of North Texas
Instrumental Studies
(847) 226-5712
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Education

MM, San Francisco Conservatory of Music, 2009.
Major: Trombone Performance
BM, Northwestern University, 2004.
Major: Trombone Performance

Professional Memberships

American Federation of Musicians. (January 1, 2015 – Present).

Advisory Board Member, Private Teachers Guild of ITA, International Trombone Association. (January 1, 2015 – Present).

Texas Music Educators Association. (January 1, 2015 – Present).

Music Teachers National Association. (September 1, 2016September 1, 2017).

Development Activities Attended

Conference Attendance,"International Trombone Festival," International Trombone Association, Iowa City, Iowa, United States of America. (July 8, 2018July 11, 2018).

Teaching

Teaching Experience

University of North Texas
MUAC 1517, TROMBONE, 11 courses.
MUAC 3517, TROMBONE, 12 courses.
MUAC 6517, TROMBONE, 3 courses.
MUAG 5701, Master's Recital, 4 courses.
MUAG 6360, Instrumental Literature, 2 courses.
MUAM 1517, Trombone, 14 courses.
MUAM 3517, Trombone, 13 courses.
MUAM 5517, Trombone, 11 courses.
MUAM 6517, Trombone, 14 courses.
MUCM 3530, Brass Chamber Music, 3 courses.
MUGC 4890, Studies in Music, 6 courses.
MUGC 5890, Studies in Music, 6 courses.
MUGC 6941, Graduate Artist Certificate Recital, 1 course.
MUGC 6942, Graduate Artist Certificate Recital, 1 course.
MUGC 6951, Dissertation Recital, 5 courses.
MUGC 6952, Dissertation Recital, 4 courses.
MUGC 6953, Dissertation Recital, 4 courses.
MUGC 6954, Dissertation Recital, 2 courses.

Directed Student Learning

Dissertation Committee Chair, Instrumental Studies. (2017 – Present).

Dissertation Committee Member, Instrumental Studies. (2016 – Present).

DMA Dissertation Recital - Committee Member, Instrumental Studies. (October 21, 2020October 21, 2020).

DMA Dissertation Recital - Major Professor, Instrumental Studies. (September 28, 2020September 28, 2020).

Bachelor's Degree Senior Recital Committee Chair, Instrumental Studies. (January 2020April 2020).

DMA Dissertation Recital - Major Professor, Instrumental Studies. (March 1, 2020March 1, 2020).

Dissertation Committee Member, Instrumental Studies. (November 2019).

DMA Dissertation Recital - Committee Member, Instrumental Studies. (November 2019).

DMA Dissertation Recital - Committee Member, Instrumental Studies. (November 2019).

Master's Degree Recital Committee Member, Instrumental Studies. (November 2019).

DMA Dissertation Recital - Major Professor, Instrumental Studies. (October 2019).

DMA Dissertation Recital - Committee Member, Instrumental Studies. (September 2019).

Bachelor's Degree Senior Recital Committee Chair, Instrumental Studies. (April 2019).

Bachelor's Degree Senior Recital Committee Chair, Instrumental Studies. (April 2019).

DMA Dissertation Recital - Major Professor, Instrumental Studies. (April 2019).

Undergraduate Recital Committee, Instrumental Studies. (April 2019).

Bachelor's Degree Senior Recital Committee Chair, Instrumental Studies. (March 2019).

Bachelor's Degree Senior Recital Committee Chair, Instrumental Studies. (March 2019).

DMA Dissertation Recital - Major Professor, Instrumental Studies. (March 2019).

Master's Degree Recital Committee Chair, Instrumental Studies. (February 2019).

Master's Degree Recital Committee Chair, Instrumental Studies. (November 2018).

DMA Dissertation Recital - Committee Member, Instrumental Studies. (November 9, 2018November 9, 2018).

DMA Dissertation Recital - Major Professor, Instrumental Studies. (October 2018).

Master's Degree Recital Committee Chair, Instrumental Studies. (April 2018).

DMA Dissertation Recital - Major Professor, Instrumental Studies. (March 2018).

Dissertation Committee Member, Instrumental Studies. (2017).

GAC Degree Recital Committee Member, Instrumental Studies. (2017).

Master's Degree Recital Committee Member, Instrumental Studies. (2017).

Bachelor's Degree Senior Recital Committee Member, Instrumental Studies. (May 2017).

Master's Comprehensive Exam Member or Grader, Instrumental Studies. (April 2017).

Master's Comprehensive Exam Member or Grader, Instrumental Studies. (April 2017).

Bachelor's Degree Senior Recital Committee Chair, Instrumental Studies. (2016).

Dissertation Committee Member, Instrumental Studies. (2016).

GAC Degree Recital Committee Member, Instrumental Studies. (2016).

Research

Published Intellectual Contributions

CD Recording - Solo
Menard, S. M. (2018). "Cantabile".

Presentations Given

Reading of Creative Work/Performance

Mannix, N. K. (Presenter), Baker, T. E. (Author & Presenter), Menard, S. M. (Presenter), Texas Music Educators Association Conference, Rehearsal Techniques for the Large Trombone Ensemble, TMEA, San Antonio, TX, United States of America. (20172017).

Artistic and Professional Performances and Exhibits

Music Performance - Free-lance. Menard, S., "Andrea Bocelli live in concert," Andrea Bocelli, United States of America. (October 2021October 2021).

Music Performance - Free-lance. Menard, S., "Coco in Concert," Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Dalas, TX, United States of America. (August 2021August 2021).

Music Performance - Participation. Menard, S., "Park Cities Presbyterian Easter 2020 Video Recording Session and Broadcast," Park Cities Presbyterian Brass, United States of America. (April 7, 2020April 7, 2020).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Other. Menard, S., "Classics No. 13," Dallas Symphony Orchestra, United States of America. (March 5, 2020March 8, 2020).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Other. Menard, S., "Rachmanninoff: "Symphonic Dances"/Adams :Chairman Dances"," Dallas Symphony Orchestra, United States of America. (March 4, 2020March 7, 2020).

Music Conducting - University or Other Ensemble. Menard, S., "UNT Tromboen Consortium, featuring Jim Nova," UNT Trombone Consortium, Denton, TX, United States of America. (February 2020February 2020).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Other. Menard, S., "Christmas Pops," Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Dallas, TX, United States of America. (December 15, 2019December 21, 2019).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Principal. Menard, S., ""Night at the Movies" featuring the music of John Williams," Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra, Baton Rouge, LA, United States of America. (November 19, 2019November 22, 2019).

Music Performance - Free-lance. Menard, S., "Kingdom of Hearts, World of Tres," Kingdom of Hearts Orchestra, Dallas, TX, United States of America. (October 26, 2019October 27, 2019).

Music Performance - Full Solo Recital. Mannix, N., Baker, T. E., Menard, S. M., "UNT faculty trombone recital," Denton, TX, United States of America. (September 20, 2019September 20, 2019).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Other. Menard, S., "Richard Strauss: "Ein Alpinesinphonie"," Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Dallas, TX, United States of America. (September 12, 2019September 15, 2019).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Other. Menard, S., ""Music of Motown"," Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Dallas, TX, United States of America. (September 6, 2019September 9, 2019).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Other. Menard, S. M., "Englishby: "Pinnochio"," Fort Worth Ballet Theater, Fort Worth, TX, United States of America. (May 24, 2019May 26, 2019).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Principal. Menard, S. M., "Moussorgsky: Pictures at and Exhibition," Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra, Baton Rouge, LA, United States of America. (May 2, 2019May 4, 2019).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Other. Menard, S. M., "Rachmanninoff: "The Bells" and Liszt: "Piano Concerto No. 2" Yefim Bronfman, Soloist," Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Dallas, TX, United States of America. (April 11, 2019April 14, 2019).

Music Performance - Full Solo Recital. Menard, S. M., "Featured Artist Recital at the TCU Trombone Summit," Fort Worth, TX, United States of America. (April 13, 2019April 13, 2019).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Other. Menard, S. M., "Jurassic Park in Concert," Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra, Fort Worth, TX, United States of America. (March 22, 2019March 24, 2019).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Other. Menard, S. M., "Mahler: Symphony No. 1, Jaap van Sweden, conductor," Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Dallas, TX, United States of America. (March 14, 2019March 17, 2019).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Other. Menard, S. M., "Respighi: "Fountains of Rome" and "Pines of Rome"," Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Dallas, TX, United States of America. (March 7, 2019March 10, 2019).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Other. Menard, S. M., "Sibelius: Symphony No. 5," Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra, Fort Worth, TX, United States of America. (March 1, 2019March 3, 2019).

Music Performance - Participation. Menard, S. M., "UNT Wind Symphony at TMEA," UNT Wind Symphony, San Antonio, TX, United States of America. (February 14, 2019February 14, 2019).

Music Performance - Featured Artist. Menard, S. M., "UNT Wind Symphony, Featuring the Canadian Brass," UNT Wind Symphony, Denton, TX, United States of America. (February 12, 2019February 12, 2019).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Principal. Menard, S. M., "Brahms: Symphony No. 2," Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra, Fort Worth, TX, United States of America. (February 1, 2019February 3, 2019).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Other. Menard, S. M., "Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra: "Hanson"," Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra, Fort Worth, TX, United States of America. (January 5, 2019January 5, 2019).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Other. Menard, S. M., "Fort Worth Opera: "It's a Wonderful Life"," Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra, Fort Worth, TX, United States of America. (December 1, 2018December 3, 2018).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Principal. Menard, S. M., "Music of John Williams," Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra, Baton Rouge, LA, United States of America. (November 5, 2018November 9, 2018).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Other. Menard, S. M., "The Cleveland Orchestra, with Yefim Bronfman," The Cleveland Orchestra, Cleveland, OH, United States of America. (September 23, 2018September 30, 2018).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Other. Menard, S. M., "Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra: "La Mer"," Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra, Fort Worth, TX, United States of America. (September 14, 2018September 16, 2018).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Other. Menard, S. M., "Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra: "Super Heroes"," Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra, Fort Worth, TX, United States of America. (September 7, 2018September 9, 2018).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Other. Menard, S. M., "Dallas Symphony Orchestra: "July 4 Pops"," Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Vail, CO, United States of America. (July 4, 2018July 4, 2018).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Other. Menard, S. M., "Dallas Symphony Orchestra: "Sci-Fi Pops"," Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Vail, CO, United States of America. (July 2, 2018July 2, 2018).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Other. Menard, S. M., "Dallas Symphony Orchestra: "Tango Caliente"," Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Vail, CO, United States of America. (July 1, 2018July 1, 2018).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Other. Menard, S. M., "Dallas Symphony Orchestra - Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 5," Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Vail, CO, United States of America. (June 30, 2018June 30, 2018).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Other. Menard, S. M., "Dallas Symphony Orchestra: "Women of Rock"," Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Vail Colorado, United States of America. (June 28, 2018June 28, 2018).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Other. Menard, S. M., "Dallas symphony Orchestra: "Rachmanninoff Symphonic Dances"," Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Vail, CO, United States of America. (June 27, 2018June 27, 2018).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Other. Menard, S. M., "Fort Worth Opera: "Don Pasquale"," Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra/Fort Worth Opera, Fort Worth, TX, United States of America. (April 28, 2018May 6, 2018).

Music Performance - Guest Artist Lecture Recital. Menard, S. M., "Guest Artist Recital and Masterclass, Indiana University," Bloomington, IN, United States of America. (April 2018April 2018).

Music Performance - Guest Artist Lecture Recital. Menard, S. M., "Guest Artist Recital and Masterclass, Eastman School of Music," Rochester, NY, United States of America. (March 2018March 2018).

Music Performance - Faculty Lecture Recital. Menard, S. M., Scharnberg, W. M., "College of Music Faculty Recital," United States of America. (October 12, 2017October 12, 2017).

Music Performance – Symphony Orchestra – Soloist. Mannix, N. K., Baker, T. E., Menard, S. M., Corporon, E. M., "Stephenson's Three Bone Concerto," University of North Texas Wind Symphony, Denton, TX, United States of America. (September 2017September 2017).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Other. Menard, S. M., "Janacek: Sinfonietta," Sun Valley Summer Symphony, Sun Valley, ID, United States of America. (August 11, 2017August 13, 2017).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Other. Menard, S. M., "Dallas Symphony Parks Concerts," Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Dallas, TX, United States of America. (June 10, 2017June 16, 2017).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Principal. Menard, S. M., "Music of the Beatles," Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra, Baton Rouge, LA, United States of America. (May 11, 2017May 14, 2017).

Music Performance - Guest Artist Lecture Recital. Menard, S. M., "Guest Artist Recital and Masterclass, Cincinnati College Conservatory," Cincinnati, OH, United States of America. (April 2017April 2017).

Music Performance - Guest Artist Lecture Recital. Menard, S. M., "Recital and Masterclass, Cincinnati Conservatory of Music," United States of America. (April 13, 2017April 15, 2017).

Music Performance - Faculty Lecture Recital. Menard, S. M., "College of Music Faculty Recital," United States of America. (April 10, 2017April 10, 2017).

Music - Adjudicator, Clinician, or Consultant. Menard, S. M., "Masterclass," Greater Dallas Youth Orchestra, Dallas, TX, United States of America. (April 9, 2017April 9, 2017).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Other. Menard, S. M., "DSO on the Go: Dallas Symphony Brass," Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Dallas, TX, United States of America. (March 24, 2017March 31, 2017).

Music Performance - Featured Artist. Menard, S. M., "Steve Menard in Recital, with Tim Smith, Buffalo Philhramonic Orchestra," Arts Canisius, Buffalo, NY, United States of America. (March 28, 2017March 28, 2017).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Other. Menard, S. M., "Janacek: Sinfonietta," Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra, New Orleans, LA, United States of America. (March 7, 2017March 10, 2017).

Music Performance – Symphony Orchestra – Soloist. Menard, S. M., "Concerto for Alto Trombone, by Wagenseil," Youth Orchestra of San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, United States of America. (February 12, 2017February 12, 2017).

Music Conducting - University or Other Ensemble. Menard, S. M., Balch, J. W., Mannix, N. K., "Trombone Choir concert and presentation at Texas Music Ed. Association," UNT Trombone Consortium, United States of America. (February 10, 2017February 10, 2017).

Music Performance - Soloist with Wind Ensemble. Menard, S. M., "Guilmant: "Morceau Symphonique"," Youth Orchestras of San Antonio Symphonic Wind Ensemble, San Antonio, TX, United States of America. (February 10, 2017February 10, 2017).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Principal. Menard, S. M., ""Bruch: "Scottish Fantasy", and Mendelssohn: "Symphony No. 4"," Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra, Baton Rouge, LA, United States of America. (January 24, 2017January 28, 2017).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Principal. Menard, S. M., "Copland: "Appalachian Spring"," Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra, Baton Rouge, LA, United States of America. (January 15, 2017January 19, 2017).

Music - Adjudicator, Clinician, or Consultant. Menard, S. M., "International Trombone Association," United States of America. (December 2016December 2016).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Principal. Menard, S. M., "Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker," Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra, Baton Rouge, LA, United States of America. (December 17, 2016December 18, 2016).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Principal. Menard, S. M., "Brahms Symphony No. 2," Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra, Baton Rouge, LA, United States of America. (November 14, 2016November 17, 2016).

Music Performance - Featured Artist. Menard, S. M., "Northwestern University Distinguished Alumni Concert," Evanston, IL, United States of America. (May 23, 2016May 23, 2016).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Principal. Menard, S. M., "Music of Pixar: A Movie Adventure," Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra, Baton Rouge, LA, United States of America. (May 11, 2016May 14, 2016).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Principal. Menard, S. M., "Mozart: Mass K 427, Beethoven: Symphony No. 5," Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra, Baton Rouge, LA, United States of America. (April 10, 2016April 14, 2016).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Principal. Menard, S. M., ""Music Of Zelda" National Tour," United States of America. (April 1, 2016April 2, 2016).

Music - Adjudicator, Clinician, or Consultant. Menard, S. M., "American Trombone Workshop," Washington, D.C., United States of America. (March 2016March 2016).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Other. Menard, S. M., "John Williams: "E.T."," San Francisco Symphony Orchestra, San Francisco, CA, United States of America. (March 22, 2016March 27, 2016).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Other. Menard, S. M., "Strauss: "Ein Heldenleben"," Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra, New Orleans, LA, United States of America. (March 15, 2016March 18, 2016).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Principal. Menard, S. M., "Gershwin: "An American in Paris"," Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra, Baton Rouge, LA, United States of America. (February 21, 2016February 25, 2016).

Music Performance - Symphony Orchestra Member, Principal. Menard, S. M., "Mendelssohn: "Symphony No. 4"," Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra, Baton Rouge, LA, United States of America. (January 24, 2016January 28, 2016).

Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

Grant - Research
Menard, S. M., "Scholarly and Creative Activity Award (SCA Grant)," University of North Texas, $5000 Funded. (20172017).
Grant - Teaching
Menard, S. M., "Micro Mentoring Grant," University of North Texas, $1500 Funded. (20172017).

Awards and Honors

Tenure as Principal Trombone of the Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra, Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra. (August 2016 – Present).

Service

University Service

Committee Member, RPTC Committee Member. (August 2021 – Present).

Program Coordinator, Brass Area Coordinator. (August 2018May 2021).

Member, UNT Teaching Fellows/Teaching Assistants Committee. (December 2016September 2019).

Committee Member, College of Music Graduate Council. (September 2017August 2018).

Committee Chair, Euphonium Faculty Search Committee. (September 2017May 2018).

Member, Ricco Ethics Award Panel. (January 2017May 2017).

Member, SCA Award Committee. (January 2017March 2017).

Professional Service

Board of Advisors, International Trombone Association, Private Teachers Guild. (August 2017 – Present).

Adjudicator, International Trombone Association. (January 2020).

Adjudicator, International Trombone Association. (January 2017).