Detailed Information for Matthew Luttrell

Dr. Matthew David Luttrell 
 » Associate Professor
Office Location
Fain Hall FM103
Office Hours

Monday: 12:00-2:00 PM

Tuesday: 4:00-6:00 PM

Wednesday: 1:00-2:00 PM

Thursday: 12:00-2:00 PM

Or by appointment

Voice: (940) 397-4210

Contact Information

My Websites

Course Information

  Semester Course #    Section Course Name Location Days / Times
Details Fall 2013 MUSC 4853   101  MUSC 4853 Instrumental Conducting    Instrumental Music Hall FM103

Tuesday, Thursday 9:30 - 10:50 AM

Details Fall 2013 MUSC 1041  101  MUSC 1041/2041/3041/4041 University Marching Band    Instrumental Music Hall FM105

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 2:00 - 2:50 PM; Tuesday 6:00 - 9:00 PM


Details Fall 2013 AMUS 1541  101/102  AMUS Applied Music (Individual Instrumental Study)    Instrumental Music Hall FM103

Lesson times based on student schedules.

Education Background

Institution Degree    Graduation Date
The University of Colorado - Boulder Bachelors of Music Education 1998-5-16 0:0:0 
The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Masters of Music Education 2002-5-4 0:0:0 
Arizona State University Doctor of Musical Arts - Conducting 2010-5-1 0:0:0 

Employment Background

Institution Position Start Date / End Date
 Durango High School  Director of Instrumental Ensembles  1998-07-01  2000-06-01
 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign  Teaching Assistant  2000-07-01  2002-06-01
 Illinois State University  Assistant Director of Bands  2002-07-01  2005-06-01
 Arizona State University  Teaching Assistant  2005-07-01  2007-06-01
 University of Texas Arlington  Associate Director of Bands  2007-07-01  2012-06-01
 Adams State University  Director of Bands  2012-07-01  2013-06-01

Research and Publications



·      Understanding Non-Verbal Communication Through Emotional Intelligence: A Conductor’s Viewpoint on How We Relate to Others. Faculty Lecture Series, Adams State University, March 2013

·      Emphasizing Quality: Standard Wind Band Selections for Ensembles with Incomplete Instrumentation, Colorado Music Educators Convention, January, 2013

·      Vocal Exercises for Use in Wind Ensemble Rehearsals, Texas Music Educators Convention, February, 2011

·      Improving your Band’s Ability to Effectively Listen, University of Montana Concert Band Festival and Clinic, February, 2011

·      Texas All-State Region Music: Trombone Clinic, University of Texas Arlington, October, 2010

·      Careers in Music Beyond Education, Lone Star Youth Orchestra Professionals Series, Arlington, TX, October, 2009

·      Leadership in the College Marching Band Program, College Band Directors National Association, University of Connecticut, May, 2009

·      Artistry with Motion, University of Texas Arlington Conducting Symposium, February, 2008 




·      Top of the Nation Honor Band, Colorado, February, 2013

·      San Luis Valley Consolidated Junior High Honor Band, Colorado, January, 2013

·      California All-State Junior High Symphonic Band, February, 2012

·      University of Texas Arlington Wind Symphony – Texas Music Educators Conference, February, 2012

·      University of Texas Arlington Wind Symphony – Winspear Opera House, Dallas, TX, April, 2011

·      University of Nebraska, Omaha Symphonic Winds, Nebraska, April, 2011

·      Texas Wesleyan University Wind Ensemble, Texas, April, 2011

·      Southeast Oklahoma State University Wind Symphony, Oklahoma, February, 2011

·      University of Montana Wind Symphony, Montana, February, 2011

·      Faculty and Friends Chamber Orchestra, Texas, November, 2009

·      Irving ISD All District Middle School Honor Band, December 1, 2007

·      Arizona State University Chamber Winds Recording Project, Arizona, April 2007

·      Arizona State University Wind Symphony, Arizona, March 2007

·      Vancouver Youth Honor Winds, Arizona, February 2007

·      Arizona State University Chamber Winds, Arizona, February 2007                       

·      Arizona State University Wind Symphony, Arizona, October 2006                       

·      North Kitsap High School Symphonic Band, Washington, March 2006

·      Arizona State University Wind Symphony, Arizona, February 2006                     

·      Arizona State University Wind Ensemble, Arizona, October 2005              

·      Unified Christian School Honor Band, Illinois, March 2005            

·      College Band Directors National Association Symposium, Boulder, Colorado 2000-2005

·      Illinois State University Symphonic Winds, Illinois, September 2002         

·      University of Illinois Summer Symphonic Band, Illinois, June 2002                       

·      University of Illinois Summer Symphonic Band, June 2001            

·      University of Illinois Wind Symphony, Illinois, March 2001                      

·      University of Illinois Symphonic Band IB, Illinois, October 2000               





·      Colorado South Regional Large Group Contest, March, 2013

·      Pre-UIL Concert Band Contest, Mansfield, TX, April, 2012

·      Winter Park Music Festivals, Winter Park, CO, April, 2011           

·      Music Festivals, Dallas, TX (Meyerson Concert Hall) March, 2011          

·      University of Colorado, Boulder Band Day – Boulder, CO, October, 2008

·      North Kitsap High School, Poulsbo, Washington, March, 2006