Billy Gayman, trombone/bass trombone, Received his DMA from the University of Texas at Austin in 2004. He has performed with the Austin Symphony, Fort Worth Symphony, San Antonio Symphony, and several regional orchestras. He is currently the bass trombonist with the Central Texas Phiharmonic Orchestra, and Adjunct professor of trombone at Austin Community College. He is a founding member of the Austin City Brass ensemble and is founder and director of the Austin Trombone Camp. He has been a freelance performer and educator in the Austin Area since 1998. As a tenor and bass trombonist, Dr. Gayman is an in-demand performer and teacher in the Central Texas Area. He has performed with musicians across the United States, Europe, and South America. As a educator, many of his students have earned acceptance into top music schools, festivals and perform and teach professionally, across the country. He and his family reside in Round Rock.