Wayne Bennett

Wayne Bennett

Trumpeter and music educator Wayne Bennett performs as a soloist, chamber musician, and freelance artist throughout the United States. He has worked with trumpet and brass students of all ages and abilities through live and online lessons, clinics, and practice coaching. Dr. Bennett lives in Atlanta with his wife, Elizabeth, and three children: Andrew, Elise, and Jane.

“Now” Update: August 15, 2023

Here’s what I’m focused on at the moment: As usual, the end of summer means a lot of planning, several meetings, and some juggling as I try to set my fall schedule. This term I’m: teaching part-time at Georgia State/Perimeter,…

“Now” Update: October 10, 2021

Here’s what I’m focused on at the moment: I’ve been working on balancing everything going on in my life – spending time with my family, teaching part-time at 3 colleges, teaching privately, booking performances, getting the quintet back on track…

Lessons at Jasper County High School

I will be continuing lessons this school year at Jasper County High School. Lessons take place after school on Tuesdays and are open to any students at both Jasper County High School and Jasper County Middle School. For more information,…

A Practical Resolution

Happy New Year! How are those resolutions going? At this time of year, there is certainly no shortage of inspirational blog posts. These posts encourage us to make resolutions for the upcoming year, and some even try to show us…

Introducing Gate City Brass

One of my primary goals when I moved back to Atlanta was to form a new, professional brass quintet and get to work. I’m happy to announce that this has happened! Gate City Brass is available for concerts, church services,…

Teaching Position for Fall 2017

This semester, I’ll be teaching at Agnes Scott College in Decatur, GA! I will be teaching Music Theory II and IV courses, serving as a sabbatical replacement for the term. I’m looking forward to joining the faculty at Agnes Scott…

Bach Trumpets Endorsing Artist

I am grateful and excited to announce that I have recently signed on as a Bach trumpets endorsing artist. I’ve played Bach trumpets for most of my life, and I am consistently impressed with the quality and sound of these…