Duane Broberg holds an MFA in Jazz Studies from the University of California, Irvine and a bachelor's degree in music education from Florida International University. As a performing artist, Mr. Broberg has performed across the United States in festivals, concert halls, and clubs from Miami to New York to Los Angeles and many locales in between, performing with jazz luminaries such as Ira Sullivan, Dr. Lonnie Smith, Arturo Sandoval, and Kevin Mahogany, among others. As a recording artist, performing as Duane Allen, Mr. Broberg has an extensive discography as both a leader and a sideman. Many of his jazz recordings are produced by the Tritone label.
Mr. Broberg has been teaching guitar and general music for over twenty years in various music schools and conservatories. In addition to his work at OCSA, Mr. Broberg serves on the faculty at Cypress College in Cypress, California, and Vanguard University in Costa Mesa, California.