Merci & Thank You for an amazing Festival! Opening night of Festival of New Trumpet Music Canada 2015. Trumpet section of Altsys Jazz Orchestra plays Bill Mahar’s arrangement of Kenny Wheeler’s… Read More
Ellwood Epps, co-artistic director of FONT Music Canada performed last night at Cafe Resonance with his trio Pink Saliva. The festival continues tonight: Saturday/samedi, March 14th, 21h00 185 Van Horne $15 ($12 with Student ID): Frédéric… Read More
Friday/vendredi, March 13th, 21h00 Résonance Café, 5175a Ave du Parc $15 ($12 with Student ID): Stephanie Richards’ Urban Survayor Project (NYC), Pink Saliva (Montréal), Joe Sullivan Quintet (Montréal) Buy Tickets Here. How did you become… Read More
More details coming soon! Support FONT Canada on Indiegogo here. Highlights from FONT Canada 2014
Panel on the modern brass field was moderated by Richard Kessler, Dean of Mannes The New School. It included Raymond Mase, Stephanie Richards, Dave Douglas, Igmar Thomas, and Riley Mulherkar.… Read More
New School alumni concert (attended by trumpet prof. Jimmy Owens) with round robin improvisation, organized by Aaron Shragge. It was a dream team! Some Alumni highlights: Itamar Borochov just released… Read More
The American Brass Quintet and The Practical Trumpet Society played a mixed program of new music from John Zorn and Stephanie Richards, as well as pieces by Gunther Schuller and… Read More
Sam Neufeld, Benje Danemen, Mike Irwin played spectacular sets at iBeam in Brooklyn.
iBeam hosted this series of emerging players. We enjoyed hearing Victor Haskins, Jonathan Saraga, and Jackie Coleman, who played the music of Bill Chase.
Three great trumpet players with three extremely distinct visions of what one can do with the instrument and electronics. Rockwood Music Hall. Eric Biondo, Shane Endsley, Graham Haynes.
Igmar Thomas, winner of the first Roy Campbell, Jr. Commissioning Grant!