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Trombone Summit

The TCU Trombone Summit is a celebration of the instrument and an event dedicated to advancing trombone chamber music. At least one new work receives its world premiere at the summit each year.

2020 Trombone Summit

The TCU School of Music will host the 11th annual TCU Trombone Summit on Sunday, March 1 and Monday, March 2, 2020 featuring guest artists Barry Hearn, Joe Dubas, Amanda Hudson, and Barney McCollum. Master classes and performances will be held on March 1, culminating in guest artist performances in the evenings. The Monday evening concert will feature the TCU Trombone Choir.

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Sunday, March 1  
1:00-2:00pm Amanda Hudson Masterclass
2:00-3:30pm Peter Steiner Masterclass
3:30-4:30pm Hakeem Bilal Masterclass
4:30-5:00pm David Begnoche Clinic
5:00-6:00pm Nick Finzer Masterclass
6:00-7:00pm Dinner Break
7:00pm Finale Concert featuring the TCU trombone choir with soloists: Peter Steiner, Nick Finzer, Dr. Jason Oliver, and Hakeem Bilal. Featuring works by Till Meyn, Robert Garwell, and more
Monday, March 2
7:00pm TCU Trombone Summit Faculty Recital
Barry Hearn (Dallas Symphony, Principal Trombone
Joe Dubas (Fort Worth Symphony, Principal Trombone)
Amanda Hudson (Dallas Winds)
Barney McCollum (Dallas Winds)
Dr. David Begnoche (TCU School of Music)
Dr. Michael Bukhman, pianist (TCU School of Music)
TCU Trombone Choir
Martin Blessinger (composer)
Featuring works by Martin Blessinger, Steven Sacco, and more

No pre-registration necessary. On-site registration only (cash or check accepted).
Trombone Summit Information

For more information, contact:
Dr. David Begnoche, director

Learn more about the trombone studio at TCU.