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Corey Swinderman Bio Born Sept. 26, 1956. Dover High School. Diploma; 1975. U.S. Navy-1975-1987 Attended U.S. Navy School of Music Completing and graduating from the Basic, Intermediate and Advanced Courses. Official U.S. Navy Show Band 26 piece show group. Lead trumpet, musical arranger /composer and assistant show director. Toured in more than 30 countries throughout South America and Europe performing public shows as well as honors and dinner dance music for Presidents, mayors and various local dignitaries. While in the U.S. Navy, I was honored to play with Doc Severinsen and arranged music for a show headlined by Bob Hope. Returning stateside, while stationed in Chicago, Illinois, and San Diego California I continued to excel in the U.S. Navy Band as the lead trumpet, musical arranger and composer, show producer, public affairs director and conductor for various official ceremonies. In addition to touring throughout the U.S., the band opened for trumpet legend Maynard Ferguson and played back up for Manhattan Transfer. I was presented the Navy Achievement Medal for writing and performing a special anti drug show which toured Navy Basses throughout the United States. Performed official Honors for President Regan. During this time I attended College at night and earned a B.F.A. in Musical Arranging and Composition from St. Leo’s University of Florida (Exchange program offered at US Navy SOM), Film Scoring and Composition from Berklee (correspondence course) and Studio Sound and Recording techniques from Peavey Electronics

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