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Linfield College


Joan Paddock Professor of Music

Joan Paddock

Professor of Music

Education: B.M.E., M.M., D.M. Indiana University. First woman awarded Trumpet Performance Doctorate, Indiana University "Performer's Certificate"; Fulbright Scholar, Norwegian State Academy of Music; Trumpet studies with Charles Gorham, Harry Kveb├Žk, conducting with Ray Cramer and Fred Ebbs

Vivian Bull Music Center 136


Academic Interests:
New Music
Music History
Music Cultures of the World
Music Education
Orchestral, Chamber, Choral, and Instrumental Music
Music Theory
Basic Musicianship


Performances - International Soloist: Mexico, Europe, Japan, Jordan, Israel, Southeast Asia, Canada. Trumpeter with Chestnut Brass, Pioneer Brass, Oregon and Indianapolis Symphonies, Portland Opera, La Camerata Nuove (Washington, DC); Salem and Linfield Chamber Orchestras Festivals: Peter Britt, Cascade, Ernest Bloch, (OR), Cabrillo (CA), Norsk Høstfest (ND) Emmy Award Winner for original composition and performance for television documentary Adjudicator/Clinician for solo, ensemble, band festivals, US Guest Conductor: Mexico, US, and Canada for honor bands, trumpet ensembles, brass choirs Bach Trumpet Clinician for the Selmer Music Instrument Corporation

Conductor, Linfield Wind Symphony, Concert Band; Teaches Instrumental Conducting, Brass Ensembles, Applied Trumpet, Music Education, Chamber Music, Brass Methods, World Music; Coordinator of Instrumental Activities