Drums & Percussion
Robert Brown is an active educator, conductor and composer who primarily works in the San Joaquin Valley and bay area of California. As a percussionist, Robert has studied with notable central valley percussionists such as Kenneth Crosby, Brian Kendrick, Dr. Jonathan Latta, and Allen Brown. Robert studied music theory, performance, and pedagogy techniques at San Joaquin Delta College for 3 years before transferring to the University of the Pacific Conservatory of Music. As a student at the Conservatory, Robert has studied advanced music theory, orchestration, composition, arranging, music history, piano, voice, and extensive training in conducting. Robert graduated from the Conservatory of Music in the Spring of 2017 with a Bachelors of Music in Music Education and a California State Teaching Credential. While studying at the Conservatory of Music, Robert earned the Excellence in Performance scholarship and won the 2017 University Symphony Orchestra’s Concerto Competition. Robert is the current program director for the Tom Hawkins Instrumental Music Program in Jefferson School District, Tracy CA.