Attached you will find information about a unique solo competition for advanced high school trumpet players. Together, the University of Louisville Bands and Trumpet Studio is presenting a competition intended to create the opportunity for an advanced high school trumpet player to solo with the University of Louisville Wind Ensemble on Sunday, February 19, 2017. Please share the application form with your talented trumpet players.
The selection is a set piece, My Old Kentucky Home by Edwin Franko Goldman. This is an “Arban-style” theme and variations based on My Old Kentucky Home by Stephen Collins Foster. An excellent example as performed by the United States Army Field Band may be heard at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s6-IE8h5-Vw
In addition to the entry form, a PDF of the solo part is also attached. Don’t hesitate to get in touch with any questions that you might have!
Reese Land: firstname.lastname@example.org