Mr. Thomas worked closely with Terry Warburton to design the Kelly Thomas 1 and Kelly Thomas 2 signature series tuba mouthpieces.
Mr. Thomas was appointed tuba/euphonium instructor and director of pep bands at the University of Arizona in 2001. A native of Flagstaff , Arizona , he began his studies with R. Winston Morris at Tennessee Technological University. There he earned a Bachelor of Music degree in music education. He also holds a Master of Music degree in music education from Arizona State University where he studied with Sam Pilafian. Kelly is currently completing a Doctor of Musical arts degree at Arizona State University .
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