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By Mirari Brass Quintet
Mirari Unmuted is a podcast designed to engage the next generation of chamber musician and music lover. We hope to excite, educate and engage you with interesting topics regarding life, music, teaching, and topics that we hope will help you propel the future of chamber music performance and music entrepreneurship for the next generation.
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Mirari UNMUTED: Ep. 1 - The Beginning


Mirari UNMUTED: Ep. 7 - Brass Playing and Pregnancy
Come check out a conversation with the two Moms in Mirari Brass as they chat with trumpet performer Jena Vangjel as they discuss what it is like to be a professional brass performer and dealing with the ins and outs of being pregnant and early stages of being a mom in this field. 
October 13, 2020
Mirari UNMUTED: Ep. 6 - Getting the "Low Down" on our Low Note Player, Stephanie!
Get to know our "Low Note Master," Stephanie. Find out just how she balances work-life, home, teaching, and all of our amazing outdoor activities that she enjoys. 
September 29, 2020
Mirari UNMUTED: Ep. 5 - Finding out more about Vangjel
Get to know more about the OTHER trumpeter in the Mirari Brass Quintet, Matt Vangjel. He is a "military brat," but now he calls Baton Rouge his home as he serves as the Associate Professor of Trumpet at LSU! Go Tigers. 
September 15, 2020
Mirari UNMUTED: Ep. 4 - "Sliding" some more info about Sarah
Get to no a little more about our low brass. Our tuba player, Stephanie, interviews our trombonist, Sarah Paradis, in this segment of Mirari UNMUTED! Hear how Sarah got to teaching at Boise State, all while doing DCI, having a family, and finally talking about how she is getting into Cross-Fit. 
September 1, 2020
Mirari UNMUTED: Ep. 3 - Getting to know Jessie
Jessie shares so much about her love of Broadway and her how she feels and dives into the musical world. She shares a little about her time studying at Indiana University and how Mirari got its start. 
August 18, 2020
Mirari UNMUTED: Ep. 2 - Getting to know the "New Guy"
Get ready for the TRUMPET SHOW! Mirari Trumpeter Matt Vangjel interviews the newest member of Mirari and fellow trumpeter, Peyden Shelton. This episode lets you get to know a little bit more about Peyden and how he came to be in his current position at The University of Utah, and what brought him to be with Mirari. Hold on for a fun and entertaining time with both of our trumpeters. 
August 4, 2020
Mirari UNMUTED: Ep. 1 - The Beginning
WELCOME to the 1st episode of Mirari Unmuted. We are so excited to be able to share this new venture with you, and potentially help inspire you to find your future in chamber music and the ever changing world of music performance. In this episode, we sit down to give you a brief rundown as to what you'll be expecting throughout each episode. You get to hear a little bit about each member, but you also get to know our personalities as well. So sit back, relax, and get ready for a crazy listening adventure with the Mirari Brass Quintet's "Mirari Unmuted."
July 23, 2020