Gary Reeves

Gary Reeves

Associate Professor, Horn

MUSIC

W M Lee Center for Fine Arts 121

Phone: (605) 677-5715

Email: Gary.Reeves@usd.edu

Bio:

Dr. Gary L. Reeves is an Associate Professor of Music at The University of South Dakota. He teaches horn, directs the Concert Band, and teaches in the area of music education.


Teaching Interests:

Brass (in general), horn (specifically), conducting, electronic music


Research Interests:

composing and arranging literature for concert band and for horn; recording music, both as a performing artist and as a recording engineer


Education:

  • D.M.A. (Doctor of Musical Arts), Performance and Pedagogy, The University of Iowa, 1986
  • M.F.A. (Master of Fine Arts), Music Performance, The University of Iowa, 1984
  • M.M. (Master of Music), Music Performance, The University of South Dakota, 1980
  • B.M.E. (Bachelor of Music Education), Music , Augustana College, 1975

Publications:

Citations listed below are presented in a standardized, modified format for display purposes only. They do not necessarily reflect the preferred style and conventions of the faculty member or discipline.

  • Reeves, Gary. Fanfare for a Guest. In see above, edited by Wayne Lu. Eldora, Iowa: Veritas Musica Publications, 2016.
  • Reeves, Gary. six Christmas quartets, quintets, and sextets for horn ensemble. In see above, edited by Wayne Lu. Eldora, Iowa: Veritas Musica Publications, 2016.
  • Reeves, Gary. O Come, O Come Emmanuel. In see above, edited by Wayne Lu. Eldora, Iowa: Veritas Musica Publications, 2016.
  • Reeves, Gary. Star Spangled Banner. In see above, edited by Wayne Lu. Eldora, Iowa: Veritas Musica Publications, 2016.
  • Reeves, Gary. All Hail the Horns!. Edited by Wayne Lu. Eldora, IA: Veritas Musica Publishing, 2012.
  • Reeves, Gary. America, the Beautiful. Edited by Wayne Lu. Eldora, IA: Veritas Musica Publishing, 2012.
  • Reeves, Gary. Canzona I. Edited by Wayne Lu. Eldora, IA: Veritas Musica Publishing, 2012.
  • Reeves, Gary. Wedding March. Eldora, IA: Veritas Musica Publishing, 2012.
  • Reeves, Gary. All Hail the Horns!. Edited by Wayne Lu. Eldora, IA: Veritas Musica Publications, 2011.
  • Reeves, Gary. America, the Beautiful. Edited by Wayne Lu. Eldora, IA: Veritas Musica Publications, 2011.
  • Reeves, Gary. Canzona No. 1. Edited by Wayne Lu. Eldora, IA: Veritas Musica Publications, 2011.
  • Reeves, Gary. Wedding March. Eldora, IA: Veritas Musica Publications, 2011.
  • Reeves, Gary. Terri Horner: 50 Years and One Piano Player Later. self produced, 2011.
  • Reeves, Gary. The Polka Professors. self published, 2011.
  • Reeves, Gary L.. Horn Tunes Just for Fun!. Eldora, Iowa: Veritas Musica Publishing.
  • Reeves, Gary L.. Warmup Studies and Daily Routine Exercises for Horn. Eldora, Iowa: Veritas Musica Publishing.

Awards and Honors:

  • Nominee, Belbas-Larson Award, 2013
  • Honored VIP Member, Stanford Who's Who, 2012
  • Man of the Year, Madison Who's Who, 2011
  • Featured Member, Biltmore Who's Who, 2009
  • Lifetime Member, Strathmore Who's Who, 2009
  • nominee, Belbas-Larson Award, 2009
  • Membership, Phi Beta Mu International School Brndmaster Fraternity, 2003
  • Membership, Pi Kappa Lambda Society, 1984
  • Outstanding Young Men in America, United States Jaycees, 1981
  • Distinguished Musicians Certificate, United States Marine Corps, 1971

Presentations:

  • Reeves, Gary L.. brass masterclass. Presented at the Visiting Guest Artist, Marquette, MI. (October 6, 2017)
  • Reeves, Gary L.. 20th Century Horns by American Makers. Presented at the International Horn Society International Symposium, Los Angeles, CA. (August 1, 2015)
  • Reeves, Gary. concepts of brass playing. Presented at the Visiting Guest Artist, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada. (October 2014)