Allen Miller, trumpet
Allen Miller is a lifelong Indiana resident of Indiana.
Allen has taught at Butler since 1999 and has also taught at the University of Indianapolis, Indiana State University, and the Indianapolis Center for the Performing Arts.
Allen Is currently the assistant principal/third/utility trumpet of the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra. He has performed with the ISO in various capacities for many years. He is a frequent guest performer with the Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra as well as regional orchestras at Fort Wayne, Richmond, Marion, Terre Haute, Lafayette, and others
He has appeared as a guest soloist with the ISO, several regional orchestras, college bands and orchestras, high school bands, community ensembles, the Indiana Pacers and the Indianapolis Colts. He plays principal trumpet on many Philharmonia a Vént recordings. He has also recorded with the ISO, Indiana Brass, Keynote Brass, the Buselli/Wallarab Jazz Orchestra, the Chamber Brass Choir, Gaither Studios, Hal Leonard Publishing, and many others.
On the jazz scene, Allen has performed with many big bands including the Buselli/Wallarab Jazz Orchestra, Steve Allee, Jim Edison, Al Cobine, and others.
Allen has played for numerous Broadway musicals, operas, ballets and festival orchestras.
Mr. Miller has performed with hundreds of commercial artists such as Aretha Franklin, Johnny Mathis, Mannheim Steamroller, Dennis DeYoung, Barry Manilow, The Four Tops, TheTemptations, Frankie Valli, Steve Lawrence and Eydie Gorme, The Spinners, Idena Menzel, Liza Minnelli, Leslie Odum Jr., and Sandi Patty.
Allen also performs with several brass chamber ensembles including Indiana Brass, the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra Brass Quartet, Keynote Brass, and Chamber Brass Choir.
Allen and his wife, Debbie, live in Greenwood and have three children and two grandchildren.
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