Join us for our Spring performance on March 15. Nadja Noordhuis, trumpeter and FONT Music Board member, will perform with her Quintet!
Eddie Henderson had no choice. His mother was a dancer at the original Cotton Club, and counted Billie Holiday, Lena Horne and Sarah Vaughan as friends. His birth father was in a major vocal… Read More
Sunday, March 16, ”Trumpet Generations” (Doors open at 8, Music starts at 830pm) 185 avenue Van Horne (for venue info contact firstname.lastname@example.org) Nigel Taylor (Saskatchewan/Montreal): solo trumpet/amplifier Teachers: Unfortunately I didn’t… Read More
FONT Music Presents: The 10th Anniversary The Festival of New Trumpet Music September 8 through October 7, 2012 – in NYC and Brooklyn – The Festival of New Trumpet… Read More
Hosted by Matt Lavelle, this new monthly series will present trumpeters from all walks of life. This month, Amir El Saffar will be presenting a clinic on “Trumpet Micro Tones… Read More
THE 9TH ANNUAL FESTIVAL OF NEW TRUMPET MUSIC CELEBRATES TRUMPETER/COMPOSER KENNY WHEELER AT THE JAZZ STANDARD (New York City, NY) – JAZZ STANDARD, one of the nation’s premier jazz clubs, presents… Read More
Performance #1 – 3:30pm (approx 35 mins) Performance #2 – 5:00pm (approx 35 mins) June 21, 2011 Central Park Boat Lake In 2010, Make Music New York presented an extraordinary… Read More
If you can’t make it to NYC for this weekends Forward Flight series and you’re close to Philadelphia, check out three of the great groups on Sunday, Jan 17 at… Read More
FONT is offering free tickets for this weekend’s Clean Feed double bill: Bay Area trumpeter Darren Johnston and NYC’s own Kirk Knuffke. Saturday, September 19, 2009 at 8pm, at the… Read More
The NYFA just posted links to their 2010 fellowship grants. You can get more info on the grant HERE.
Last weekend Festival of New Trumpet Music (FONT) was in full force: presenting a commissioned set of pieces by Nadje Noordhuis; offering 17 trumpeters free sessions with Laurie Frink; a free ensemble master class with John McNeil and his Quartet; and concerts by eight other hard-to-categorize brass players and performers. FONT has a newly configured […]