TRUMPETER. EDUCATOR. ENTREPRENEUR.
Dr. Megan Bailey currently serves as Assistant Professor of Trumpet and Horn at Delta State University in Cleveland, Mississippi. In addition to her work at DSU, Megan performs as a regular member of the Dallas-based Lone Star Wind Orchestra and enjoys an active freelance schedule in both the Dallas-Fort Worth and Mississippi Delta regions. She can be heard on the GIA label Composer’s Collection discs featuring the music of John Mackey and Michael Daugherty as well as “Taylor Made,” “Inventions,” Discoveries,” “Hope,” and the Grammy-nominated “One For All.”
Dr. Bailey completed her Bachelor of Music degree at DePaul University, her Master of Music degree at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and her Doctor of Musical Arts degree at the University of North Texas. Her major areas of interest include music entrepreneurship and chamber music. In her spare time, Megan enjoys cooking, traveling, spending time with friends and family, and adventuring outdoors with her husky, Quinn, and her Dalmatian, Brinkley.