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Marine Band Members
Euphonium
Master Sgt. Ryan McGeorge

Euphonium Player Master Sergeant Ryan McGeorge of San Diego joined “The President’s Own” United States Marine Band in May 2004.

Master Sgt. McGeorge began his musical instruction at age 8. Upon graduating in 1997 from Grossmont High School in El Cajon, Calif., he attended the University of North Texas in Denton where he studied under Brian Bowman earning a bachelor’s degree in music in 2004.

Prior to joining “The President’s Own,” Master Sgt. McGeorge was featured as an euphonium soloist from 2001-2002 in the Tony and Emmy Award-winning Broadway production Blast!. In 2003, he placed first in the Leonard Falcone International Tuba-Euphonium Festival (LFITEF) competition. He also was an active teacher and clinician in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, performing regularly with the Dallas Wind Symphony.

Master Sgt. McGeorge performs with the Marine Band and Marine Chamber Orchestra at the White House, in the Washington, D.C., area, and across the country during the band’s annual concert tour. As a euphonium soloist he has played Philip Spark’s Pantomime and Fantasy, Simone Mantia’s Fantasie Originale, and Jean Baptiste-Arban’s “Carnival of Venice.” In 2005, 2007, and 2012 he performed as a member of the Marine Tuba-Euphonium Quartet at the U.S. Army Band Tuba-Euphonium Conference. In 2007 the members of the quartet were guest artists at the LFITEF and featured at the International Tuba-Euphonium Conference in 2008 and 2010. He was also a featured soloist with the Army Blues Jazz Ensemble in 2010. In addition, Master Sgt. McGeorge plays valve trombone and jazz euphonium with several Marine jazz ensembles including the Latin jazz ensemble, big band, and Dixieland band. He has also performed with a Marine jazz combo at the 2012 Juneau Jazz Classics Festival in Alaska.

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Master Gunnery Sgt. Christopher Tiedeman
Tuba

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Staff Sgt. Benjamin St. Pierre
Tuba

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Gunnery Sgt. William Samson
Tuba

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Master Sgt. Franklin Crawford
Principal Tuba

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Gunnery Sgt. Landres Bryant
Tuba

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Master Gunnery Sgt. Mark Jenkins
Principal Euphonium

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Gunnery Sgt. Hiram Diaz
Assistant Principal Euphonium

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Staff Sgt. Philip Broome
Euphonium

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Gunnery Sgt. Russell Sharp
Trombone

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Gunnery Sgt. Christopher Reaves
Trombone

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Master Gunnery Sgt. Karl Johnson
Bass Trombone

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Staff Sgt. Lukas Helsel
Trombone

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Master Sgt. Preston Hardage
Trombone

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Staff Sgt. Katie Franke
Trombone

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Master Sgt. Timothy Dugan
Trombone

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Master Gunnery Sgt. Chris Clark
Trombone

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Gunnery Sgt. Daniel Brady
Bass Trombone

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Master Gunnery Sgt. Samuel Barlow
Principal Trombone

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Master Sgt. Darren Bange
Trombone

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Staff Sgt. Shawn Zheng
Horn

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Gunnery Sgt. Rebecca Sieff
Horn

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Staff Sgt. Emma Shaw
Horn

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Staff Sgt. Claire Ross
Horn

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Master Sgt. Douglas Quinzi
Horn

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Master Sgt. Jennifer Paul
Horn

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Gunnery Sgt. Cecilia Kozlowski
Horn

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Gunnery Sgt. Brigette Knox
Horn

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Gunnery Sgt. Timothy Huizenga
Horn

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Master Gunnery Sgt. Hilary Harding
Principal Horn

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Staff Sgt. Joseph Cradler
Horn

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Master Sgt. Brad Weil
Trumpet & Cornet

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Master Sgt. Michael Warnick
Trumpet & Cornet

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Master Sgt. Brian Turnmire
Trumpet & Cornet

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Staff Sgt. Daniel Taubenheim
Trumpet & Cornet

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Master Sgt. Robert Singer
Trumpet & Cornet

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Master Gunnery Sgt. Susan Rider
Trumpet & Cornet

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Staff Sgt. Brent Proseus
Trumpet & Cornet

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Gunnery Sgt. James McClarty
Trumpet & Cornet

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Master Sgt. Amy McCabe
Principal Trumpet

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Staff Sgt. James McAloon Jr.
Trumpet & Cornet

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Staff Sgt. Tyler Lindsay
Trumpet & Cornet

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Staff Sgt. Chris Larios
Trumpet & Cornet

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Master Gunnery Sgt. Matthew Harding
Solo Cornet

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Gunnery Sgt. Brandon Eubank
Trumpet & Cornet

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Staff Sgt. Nathan Clark
Trumpet & Cornet

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Gunnery Sgt. Robert Bonner
Trumpet & Cornet

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Staff Sgt. William Berue
Trumpet & Cornet

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Gunnery Sgt. Anthony Bellino
Trumpet & Cornet

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Gunnery Sgt. Benjamin Albright
Trumpet & Cornet

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