Original date 10/19
Before coming to UVU, Dr. Tarantelli was formerly a freelance musician in Kansas City and has performed with the Kansas City Chamber Orchestra, South Dakota Symphony, the Fountain City Brass Band. Maddy is a founding member of Trilogy Brass with Dr. JoDee Davis and Dr. Jen Oliverio.
Since 2017, Dr. Tarantelli has served on the board of directors for Audition Mode Horn Seminar with Denise Tryon and Karl Pituch. She performs and presents at International Horn Society Workshops and her publications can be found in the IHS' Horn Call.
Dr. Tarantelli has received two grants from the UMKC Womens Council and grant from the American Scandinavian Foundation to pursue intensive study with Froydis Ree Wekre.
Dr. Tarantelli spent her summers teaching theory and performing at Interlochen Arts Camp from 2015-2017. She aged out of DCI in 2011 playing mellophone with the Glassmen Drum & Bugle Corps.