Adam McCord and Sgt. 1st Class Paul Tucker
Kurt Galvan, piano
Louder than Words, Don Freund
Amentecáyatl, Marc Satterwhite
III. Allegro vivace
Adam McCord is assistant professor at the University of Louisville School of Music. He previously served on the faculties of Miami University, Ohio Northern University, Wittenberg University, Wake Forest University and Indiana University. McCord completed the Doctor of Music and Master of Music degrees at Indiana University and was awarded a Performer's Certificate; he received a Bachelor of Music in saxophone performance and music education from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Primary teachers have included Otis Murphy, Steven Stusek and Craig Whittaker.
Staff Sergeant Paul Tucker has been a member of The United States Army Band since 2006. Tucker studied in Paris at CNR Cergy-Pointoise, where he was awarded the Superieur Musique de Chambre and the Perfectionnement degree. He also holds a Master of Music from Indiana University and a Bachelor of Music from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. His teachers have included Jean-Yves Fourmeau, Otis Murphy, Frederick Hemke and Debra Richtmeyer.