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Austin currently serves as the principal trombone of the Five Lakes Silver Band and is an active freelance musician in central and southeast Michigan. As a performer, he has worked with the Motor City Symphony Orchestra, the Warren Symphony Orchestra, and the Oakland Symphony Orchestra on both tenor and bass trombone and regularly performs with various chamber music groups throughout the state. As a musical educator, he has led low brass instrument clinics for the Port Huron, Rochester, Roseville, Warren Woods, and West Branch-Rose City school districts. Austin holds a Bachelor of Arts in trombone performance from Oakland University where he studied under the tutelage of Dr. Kenneth Kroesche and was awarded the MaTilDa award for “Outstanding Student in Instrumental Performance” in 2019.”