Phone: 610-868-2971 Ext. 2018
Mr. Maher hails from Roslyn, Pennsylvania in the Philadelphia Area. He attended La Salle College High School before completing a 5 year B.M in Music Education at Temple University. His study and work has been well-rounded, including jazz and classical trumpet, conducting, and arranging/orchestration. He has had the privilege of studying under such musicians as Rodney Mack, Nick Marchione, Tanya Darby, Norman David, Dr. Matthew Brunner and Dr. Emily Threinen.
Through the years Mr. Maher has had the fortune of performing at various venues in the Philadelphia area including the Kimmel Center, Chris’ Jazz Cafe, Underground Arts and the Field Concert Hall at Curtis Institute of Music. He has performed/rehearsed with the likes of Larry McKenna and Joe Magnarelli.
Mr. Maher also has experience with marching bands, having been a member of the Temple University Diamond Band for 5 seasons. With the Diamond Band, Mr. Maher traveled extensively, appearing on television and in films, including Good Morning America. He continues his work with high school marching bands part-time. Mr. Maher welcomes his role in the Instrumental Department at the Lehigh Valley Charter High School for the Arts.