Trombonist | Educator | Arranger | Composer

"It could be in the trombone section, the classroom, or inside of his stylish arrangements; Peter Tijerina’s sterling musicianship burns brightly and points the way on all fronts."  -Michael Dease, renowned trombonist and educator

"Powerful patient jazz craftsmanship." -Dick Metacalf, editor at Contemporary Fusion Reviews

Photo of Peter Tijerina standing on a country road and holding a trombone. Wearing a blue shirt with a black tie and black slacks.

Peter Tijerina is a trombonist, educator, arranger, and composer. He has performed with the Sidewalk Stompers, Katie Flynn Cabaret, Lansing Symphony Jazz Band, Milonga and Son Dulce latin bands, Coeur d'Alene Symphony, and Olympia Symphony Orchestra. Peter currently teaches music at Lincoln College and his nonet currently (before pandemic) occupies a monthly residency at The Iron Post in Urbana, IL.

Peter is an Outside in Arts artist and reviewer for the Online Trombone Journal (OTG).

(Photo by Chris Brown Photography.)

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Happily Ever After Urbana Pops Orchestra Summer Concert
@Urbana High School, Saturday, June 10, 7-9 PM

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