Joseph Meinweiser began his graduate career at Louisiana State University in the fall of 2017. While at LSU, Joseph spends his time playing in the Wind Ensemble, the Symphony orchestra and many other chamber ensembles. As a graduate assistant with the LSU band program, Joseph assists with the Tiger Band, the Bengal Brass, the conducting classes, and the Symphonic Band. He also helps to plan and coordinate events as well as many other day to day activities that take place in a top-rate band program like LSU’s.
Joseph has orchestral credits as a substitute with the Knoxville Symphony Orchestra, the Chattanooga Symphony Orchestra, the Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra, and as principal horn in two productions with Marble City Opera. Apart from these, Joseph has played frequently as a soloist and in small groups in both Knoxville and Baton Rouge and his wind quintet recently won second prize in the graduate division of the New Orleans Chamber Festival.