Kirt Brannen

BM, Euphonium Performance

Birthday: January 15, 1992

Hometown:  Las Vegas, NV

High School:  Centennial High School

Awards and Honors:

     -1st Chair, Nevada All-State Band, 2009 and 2010

     -U.S. Marine Corps "Semper Fidelis" Award for Musical Excellence, 2010

     -Member of 2010 All-American Marching Band

     -Solo Brass Command Performance - Solo and Ensemble, 2009 and 2010

Goals: To be in a premier military band.

Hobbies and Interests: Music, Hockey, and Balloon-Copterring

Favorite quote: "When people hear good music, it makes them homesick for something they never had, and never will have." - Edgar Watson Howe

Favorite color: Green

Favorite non-euphonium-related artist/band/etc.: Flogging Molly

Favorite euphonium solo: The Volunteer, by Walter Rogers