|Barbara Schmit, trumpet, received her Bachelor of Music Education and her Master of Music from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. At UNL, she was Senior Soloist with the UNL Symphony and was a graduate teaching assistant, in addition to her participation in UNLís Wind Ensemble, Brass Ensemble, University Singers and chamber ensembles. Barbara performs as a substitute with the Lincoln Municipal Band, The Plymouth Brass and Lincoln Orchestra Association, and is an active church musician and soloist for weddings. She has taught vocal and instrumental music for Ewing Public Schools and Gretna Public Schools, and is currently maintains a small private teaching studio. Barbara is currently Research and Development Director for Arts Incorporated, a local non-profit arts management firm.