Onsby C. Rose

Graduate Associate
Conducting and Ensembles
Graduate Associates

Mr. Onsby C. Rose is currently a second-year Doctoral Graduate Associate at The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio where he studies conducting with Dr. Russel Mikkelson. He completed his Master of Music in wind conducting at Appalachian State University and his Bachelor of Music at East Tennessee State University with the majority of his undergraduate studies being completed at the University of South Carolina. He was a trombonist and conductor in the U.S. Marine Corps Bands for 11 years. In addition he is the Music Director and Conductor of The Brass Band of Appalachia, composer and owner of Left Hand Door Music (www.onsbyrose.com) and a contributing editor for The Instrumentalist magazine.

Areas of Expertise
  • Wind Conducting