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ITG Affiliate Event: Lone Star Trumpet Guild

On February 9, 2020, an evening of trumpet ensemble music was heard at The Episcopal Church of the Heavenly Rest in Abilene, Texas, as part of their ongoing Chamber Music Concert Series.  The acoustics alone would have created a wonderful concert venue, but the traditional English gothic architecture added a special, unique element to the experience.  The Lone Star State Trumpet Guild (LSSTG), an affiliate chapter of the International Trumpet Guild (ITG) was the featured ensemble of the evening with additional performance contributions from student ensembles of McMurry, Abilene Christian, Hardin Simmons, and Angelo State Universities.

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2020 ITG Conference Competition Finalists

The International Trumpet Guild is pleased to announce the 2020 finalists for the competitions to be held at the 2020 ITG Conference in Columbus, Ohio. ITG Scholarship winners will be posted at a later date.

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Chris Scanlon to NIU

Chris Scanlon, a trumpeter based in New York City, has been appointed assistant professor of trumpet at Northern Illinois University, where his duties will begin in Fall 2020.

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Rex Richardson at Henderson State University

In January, Rex Richardson was a guest artist at Henderson State University for a three-day residency, culminating in a featured appearance with The Skylark Jazz Orchestra. 

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