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Yamaha Young Performing Artists Competition

INDIANAPOLIS (February 12, 2019) – Eleven exceptional musicians have been named the winners of the 2019 Yamaha Young Performing Artists (YYPA) Competition presented by the Band & Orchestral division of Yamaha Corporation of America. Trumpeter Cade Gotthardt from Long Beach, California was among the winners.

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Ball State Trumpet Festival

On February 1-2, 2019, the Ball State University School of Music and the Ball State Affiliate Chapter of the International Trumpet Guild held its inaugural BSU Trumpet Festival, (Mark Buselli and Stephen Campbell, hosts) featuring guest artist Rex Richardson, international trumpet soloist and Yamaha Performing Artist.

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Saginaw Valley State University Brass Day

On February 2, 2019, Saginaw Valley State University (SVSU) in Saginaw, Michigan held its first annual Brass Day. Guest artists for the day included the Mid-Michigan Brass Band and the Quintasonic Brass Quintet.

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