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Feb. 19,  2017 University of Texas A&M – Kingsville Trumpet Festival Guest Artist

     Guest artist recital with former WSU Trumpet student (and now Professor of          Trumpet at TAMUK) 5:00 pm

20 November, 2016 St. Peter’s Episcopal  Center City  Concert Series.                           Noon Trumpet and Organ recital with Timothy Olsen, organ

7 OCTOBER, 2016  Regent’s  Hall, London, UK 2:30 pm Solo Recital:  Kick-off event for the UK National Brass Band Championship held 8 October in Royal Albert Hall.

Eastern Music Festival:  June 26 – July 30, 2016. Associate Principal/3rd Trumpet Six Eastern Festival (faculty) Orchestra concerts.

Shenandoah Valley Bach Festival: June 10 – June 19, 2016 Principal Trumpet 3 separate concerts.  Soloist on Handel’s Eternal Source of Light Divine and Copland’s Quiet City.

As Principal Solo Cornet with the North Carolina Brass Band.  we performed three concerts at the Great American Brass Band Festival in Danville, KY. I performed a trio  The Three Aces” by Herbert L. Clarke with guest cornetist Gabriel DiMartino and NCBB cornet Ashley Hall on our final “Bandstand” concert,  and the duet Quicksilver with Ashley Hall on our other two concerts .

UNCSA Faculty Recital:  Trumpet and Piano Provocative Premieres: powerful and poignant

October 20 (Tue) 7:30 pm Watson Hall, 2015

Judith Saxton and Allison Gagnon  celebrate  their  ten  years  of  collaboration with  some new  works  by trumpeter/composers: Stanley Friedman’s Sonata #2 in F minor (world premiere); Brazilian-American Luis Engelke’s Sonata (SE premiere),  Kevin  McKee’s Song for my Friend (for John Wacker, commissioning consortium premiere) and Jim Stephenson’s Silent Echoes.

Music@Watson UNCSA Faculty Recital Review on Classical Voice, NC

Conn Selmer Interactive Web Tour of their Brass Factory: I am one of five chosen trumpeters (including Mike Sachs – principal in Cleveland Orchestra, Phil Smith, retired principal in NY Philharmonic and the two trumpets in Canadian Brass) representing the “Bach” Sound:

 Conn Selmer Interactive Factory Tour, Bach Artist Sound representative

Click on “07” on the left side of the home page of the tour. Then click on the right arrow for my feature page.

I performed with Opera Carolina in Charlotte for their Fidelio production -concerts were October 17, 22 and 25 in Belk Theater of the Blumenthal Performing Arts CenterOpera Carolina, Fidelio

Greensboro Symphony opening Subscription concerts: Second trumpet. Sept. 24, Sept. 26, 2015

6 AUGUST 2015 Solo recital with Bramwell Tovey (piano, conductor of NYBBGB and Vancouver Symphony, CANADA) National Youth Brass Band of Great Britian  

Eastern Music Festival  –  see EMF for info

Shenandoah Valley Bach Festival – see for info

May 28, 2015. World premiere:  Luis Engelke’s Sonata for Trumpet in C and piano  International Trumpet Guild Conference, Columbus, OH 


Friday, October, 24, 2014 at 7:30PM  
Ruggero Piano Fourth Fridays Concert Series
Raleigh, NC 27616

     PROGRAM (trumpet portion) with Allison Gagnon, piano

     Vittorio Giannini (1903-1966) – Songs, selections (arr.) Saxton
      Paul-Louis Rougnon (1846-1934)- Premiere Solo de Concert
      Brendan Collins: Serenade

Saturday, October 25, 2014 Westover Church, Greensboro, NC 8:00 pm

Principal Trumpet, Greensboro Symphony Orchestra Texas Tenors Pops Concert

Saturday, October 26, 2014   Trumpet and Organ recital with Timothy Olsen, Augsburg Lutheran church 3:30 pm

     http://www.augsburglutheran-ws.org/all-posts/news/reformation-sunday-afternoon-          concert-for-organ-and-trumpet/

     Program (Trumpet portion)

     Windows (after Marc Chagall) Petr Eben

     Fantasia on “Be Thou My Vision” Bruce Tippette

     Variations on a Luther Hymn  William Stevens, Sr and Jr

     Ein Fest Burg ist unser Gott.

 

Duets with Linda Mattson in Haugesund

Duets with Linda Mattson in Haugesund

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