College Music Society – National Conference
October 26-28, 2017
San Antonio, TX
Presenting a Lecture-Recital: “Rafael Mendez – A Life in Music”

Historic Brass Symposium
July 13-16, 2017
New York City, NY
Performing a Cornet Recital: The Golden Age of the Cornet

The recital will feature cornet solos from the turn of the century that feature melodies from around the world. The pieces performed are all virtuosic cornet solos written by famous cornet players of the time. The recital will focus on the cornet music of John Hartmann, Jules Levy, Vincent Bach and Herbert L. Clarke to illustrate their lasting influence to the cornet/trumpet heritage.

Recital Program:
Rule Britannia (1886) by John Hartmann (1830-1897)
Grand Russian Fantasia (1904) by Jules Levy (1838-1903)
Hungarian Melodies (1927) by Vincent Bach (1890-1976)
Sounds from the Hudson (1904) by Herbert L. Clarke (1867-1945)

CMS Southern Chapter Conference
February 23-25, 2017
Austin Peay State University in Clarksville, TN
Cincinnati Virtuosity-The Music of Herman Bellstedt and Frank Simon Lecture-Recital