Carol Brittin Chambers
Carol Brittin Chambers (b. 1970) is an American composer, eductor and arranger.
Ms. Chambers received a Bachelor of Music Education from Texas Tech University and a Master of Music in trumpet performance from Northwestern University. She studied under Vincent Cichowicz, Will Strieder, John Paynter, Arnold Jacobs, and James Sudduth.
Chambers is the owner and composer of Aspenwood Music, where she is commissioned each year to compose and arrange works for concert band, marching band, and various other ensembles, as well as The Crossmen Drum Corps. In addition to marching music, Chambers also enjoys writing works for concert band, solo instruments, and small ensembles.
She is currently on the music faculty at Texas Lutheran University where she teaches trumpet and music education. In addition to writing and teaching, she also maintains an active performance schedule, including appearances with the Mid-Texas and San Antonio Symphonies, as well as the San Antonio Brass.
Before coming to TLU, Chambers taught band for many years in the North East Independent School District, in San Antonio, Texas. She was an assistant band director at Ed White Middle School, Lee High School, and Bush Middle School. She also taught private lessons in NEISD.
Works for Winds
- Byzantine Dances (2018)
- Cedar Canyon Sketches (2014)
- Danza de España (2016)
- Jumpstart! (2014)
- March of the Freedom Fighters (2016)
- Moon Song and Tribal Dance (2014)
- Night Fury (2016)
- Noble Procession (2014)
- Rainbow in the Clouds (2017)
- The Rusty Bucket (2015)
- So Wondrous Bright (2015)
- Softly Speaks the Night (2016)
- Sunchaser (2017)
- To Create a Voice (2018)