Meet the Instructor

JIM YOST: Owner and Instructor of Band Instruments/Trumpet


Jim earned his Bachelor of Music in 1988 from the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music where he studied with Marie Speziale. He earned his Master of Music in 1999 from Miami University (Ohio) having studied with Jim Olcott. Jim Yost has taught band, beginning through high school, for the past 25 years. Jim served as Worship Pastor at Lakota Hills Baptist Church for 14 years and performs the flugelhorn with the Cincinnati Brass Band.  He is a member of Music Educator’s National Conference (MENC), Ohio Music Education Association (OMEA), Association of American Educators (AAE) and the International Trumpet Guild (ITG).