The Kennedy Center
Joseph Connell

Joseph Connell
Regularly Engaged Extra Musician

Joseph Connell is a regularly engaged extra percussionist with the National Symphony Orchestra. He is on the music faculty at George Washington University and performs with numerous music ensembles in the area. He has played percussion and drumset at the Kennedy Center for productions of Showboat, Titanic and Andrew Lloyd Weber's By Jeeves. Mr. Connell appears on recordings by the NSO, The Washington Symphonic Brass, the Choirs of Washington National Cathedral and the original cast recording of Stephen Sondheim's Bounce. In addition to orchestral work, Mr. Connell has also played with popular entertainment artist ranging from country music's Charlie Daniels to the progressive rock group Yes.

Contact Information

  • National Symphony Orchestra
    John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
    2700 F Street, NW
    Washington, DC 20566
    Phone: 202-416-8100
    Fax: 202-416-8105

    Mailing Address:
    P.O. Box 101510
    Arlington, VA 22210