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Tom Nevill

Dr. Thomas Nevill

Dr. Thomas Nevill
Chair, Associate Professor
Department of Music



Doctor of Musical Arts from The University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Master of Music from The University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Bachelor of Music from Eastern Illinois University

CV/VITAE: Nevill Vitae

Classes Taught:

Percussion Ensemble

Joined UTB:


Area of Specialty and Responsibility:

Dr. Tom Nevill is currently serving as Associate Professor of Music and Director of Percussion Studies at The University of Texas Brownsville where he oversees all percussion activities.

He earned a Doctor of Musical Arts degree and a Master’s degree in Percussion Performance from The University of Nevada, Las Vegas and a Bachelor of Music degree from Eastern Illinois University.

Dr. Nevill is an active member of the Percussive Arts Society and served as Chair of the PAS Scholarly Research Committee from 2007 to 2009. He is an artist/clinician for Evans Drumheads, Pearl/Adams Musical Instruments, SABIAN Cymbals and a member of the Vic Firth Sticks and Mallets Education Team. He remains active throughout the United States and Mexico as a performer, clinician, educator and scholar.

Previous Experience:

Albany State University
The University of South Dakota


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