Faculty at Cornerstone University

Brian Wagner

Adjunct Professor of Low Brass



B.A., Elementary Education
M.M., Western Michigan University
D.M.A. candidate, Western Michigan University

Biographical Information:

Since 2010, Brian Wagner has been an Adjunct Professor of Low Brass. He coaches, arranges praise music and organizes concerts and tours for the undergraduate Brass Quintet. Brian also instructs students in trombone, euphonium and tuba applied study.

Prior to his time at Cornerstone, Brian served as the Director of Bands at Covert Public Schools and Beginning Band Instructor at Heritage Christian Academy. He has performed with the Grand Rapids Civic Theater and Kalamazoo Civic Theater, and as a freelance performer in southwest Michigan. Brian also does solo and large ensemble studio recording. He is a member of the International Trombone Association, and has a Michigan Professional Teaching Certificate in Music Education grades K-12, Social Studies and Language Arts grades 6-8, and Self-Contained Classroom grades K-5.