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Berry to host Trumpet Festival of the Southeast

Jan 18, 2013 7:30pm - 10:00pm
Jan 19, 2013 7:30pm - 10:00pm

 The Berry College Music Program is to host the 2013 Trumpet Festival of the Southeast Jan. 18-20.
During the festival, two evening concerts are free and open to the public. Jazz trumpet legend Ingrid Jensen will perform at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 18 in the Krannert Ballroom at Berry. Jensen can be heard with the Grammy-winning Maria Schneider Orchestra and a number of New York-based bands.

The second concert will feature University of Maryland Professor of Trumpet Chris Gekker at 7:30 p.m. Jan.19 in Ford Auditorium. Gekker has been featured as a soloist at Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center and throughout the United States.