Date(s) - February 16, 2019
9:30 am - 11:30 am
Laidlaw Recital Hall
Grant Peters, Guest Faculty Trumpet Recital Feb. 16 at 9:30 a.m.
Grant Peters will open USA Trumpet Day with a Guest Faculty Trumpet Recital on Saturday, February 16 at 9:30 a.m. in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall.
Dr. Peters is Professor of Music at Missouri State University, where he teaches applied studio trumpet and is the brass area coordinator. He serves as the Vice-President/President-Elect of the International Trumpet Guild.
Interested trumpet players of all ages and ability levels are welcome to attend and participate during USA Trumpet Day. More information about the event, including an online registration form, can be found on the USA Trumpet Day website (www.southalabama.edu/
Grant S. Peters is Professor of Music at Missouri State University, where he teaches applied studio trumpet and is the brass area coordinator. He serves as the Vice-President/President-Elect of the International Trumpet Guild. Prior to his appointment at Missouri State, he served as co-principal trumpet of the Orquesta del Principado de Asturias in northern Spain (1992). During the 1989 season, while a member of the Columbia Artists Management ensemble Dallas Brass, he recorded the album A Merry Christmas with Brass for the Word Label. His primary research focus is new works for the trumpet by American composers and has numerous premiere performances at ITG conferences.
Peters holds the B.M.E. degree from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, and the M.M. and D.M.A. degrees in Trumpet Performance from the University of North Texas. His principal teachers include Dennis Schneider and Leonard Candelaria. Peters is a clinician/artist for Schilke Trumpets.