|USAF Band Trumpet Ensemble
with David Champouillon ...
|... and with the ETSU Trumpet
On October 10, the United States Air Force Band Trumpet Ensemble
(Washington, DC) spent the day at East Tennessee State University
giving master classes and performances. Members of the trumpet ensemble
were SMSGT Clarence Mitchell, MSGT Curt Christensen, MSGT Robert
McConnell, TSGT Christian Pagnard, TSGT Nathan Clark, and TSGT Valenin
As part of their master class, they performed Lo Presti's Suite
for Five Trumpets, and Ewazen's Fanfare and Fugue and Fantasia
for Seven Trumpets with ETSU trumpet professor Dr. David Champouillon.
Master class topics included breathing, performance practice, the
use of imagery, stylistic concerns, and practice routines.
Music at East Tennessee
USAF Band (Washington, DC)