Dr. Jared Wallis is a versatile performer, scholar, and teaching artist specializing in the natural baroque trumpet performance and pedagogy. He has performed with The Kentucky Baroque Trumpets, Sonitus Clarissima Historical Trumpet and Kettledrums, Ensemble Perihipsous, the American Bach Choir, Mountainside Baroque, and Pegasus Early Music.
Dr. Wallis has presented research and performance at conferences for the Historic Brass Society, the National Conference for Undergraduate Research, the American Musicological Society, and the International Trumpet Guild. He has been featured as a soloist and in ensembles at the Rochester Early Music Festival, the Vintage Band Festival, and notably was awarded 1st prize in the 2022 North American Baroque Trumpet Competition
Dr. Wallis completed his graduate studies at the Eastman School of Music where he studied modern trumpet with James Thompson and Boyde Hood, and pursued additional early music studies under the tutelage of Brian Shaw, John Thiessen, Christel Thielmann and Paul O’Dette.