Dr. Brent A. Bowman has had a distinguished career as a music educator for 35 years and as performing jazz artist for 45 years.
Notable teachers he studied with: (Berklee College of Music) Joe Viola, woodwind chair John LaPorta, saxophone Bob Patton, saxophone Andy McGhee, saxophone Gary Burton, harmony and improvisation Jan Konopasek, saxophone
Musicians he played with: (Berklee College of Music) Al Di Meola, guitar Tiger Okoshi, trumpet Mick Goodrick, guitar Abraham Laboriel, bass Oliver Nelson II, saxophone Dave Holland, bass Jeff Stout, trumpet Wayne Naus, trumpet
Notable musicians/performers he performed with: Candy Johnson, saxophone Gerry Beaudoin, guitar Sonny Kenner, guitar Carmel Jones, trumpet Alvin Ailey Dancers Kacico Dancers Chris DeMarco, trumpet Mark Southerland, saxophone Bill McKemy, bass Jeff Harshberger, bass Ruth Rhoden, singer/trumpet E.E. Pointer, trumpet Greg Field, percussion Don McCarter, guitar/bass/piano Allan McGinty, bass Michael LaGrega, violin, percussion, synthesizer Connor Bowman, alto saxophone, flute Don Rolling, guitar Ryan Jones, bass