Megan Swan

Type of Membership: 
FOLA Arts Member
Contact Information
Title: 
Executive Director
Company: 
Young Musicians Performance Academy
Email: 
mswan@ympa.org
Member Bio

Megan Swan has had a varied and exciting career in the music industry.  A passionate leader in diverse music education, she is the Executive Director of the Young Musicians Performance Academy, the premier school of jazz in the South Bay, was the Director of Jazz Studies at Downey Middle School, and has taught trumpet and piano in the Los Angeles area since 2001.

Ms. Swan has enjoyed working with the Los Angeles Philharmonic Association's Education, Production and Orchestra Management departments since 2003.  Her experience with the LA Philharmonic has included consulting on educational programming and producing major events such as Toyota’s Symphonies for Youth, the Kaper Awards, and hundreds of concerts at both the Walt Disney Concert Hall and the Hollywood Bowl.

Ms. Swan holds the Bachelor of Music in Trumpet Performance from the University of Southern California where she studied with Boyde Hood (L.A. Philharmonic, film and television scores).  As a freelance trumpet player, she has played with artists such as Kanye West, Jamie Foxx, T-Pain, Barry Manilow, Bill Watrous, and in orchestras under John Williams, Buddy Baker, and H. Robert Reynolds. 

 
 
 
 

 

Art Member Profile
When did you start your arts career?: 
2001
Artist Catergory: 
Music

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