Faculty Artist: Reese Land, trumpet
Dr. Reese Land hails from Taylorsville, NC and serves as assistant professor of trumpet at the University of Louisville. His responsibilities include teaching trumpet, trumpet literature, historical brass, and directing the trumpet ensemble. Formally, he served on the faculties of the University of Southern Mississippi and Campbellsville University. While at Campbellsville he was twice voted University Teacher of the Year in the Fourth District of the Kentucky Music Educators Association.
An avid performer, he performs regularly in a large variety of venues as a soloist and with ensembles such as Orchestra Kentucky Bowling Green, the Brass Band of Louisville, the Kentucky Baroque Trumpets, the Don Krekel Jazz Orchestra, and a host of others. In April 2015, he performed as a soloist in Carnegie Hall, NY with the Eastern High School Band of Louisville. Dr. Land has also performed with such artists as Doc Severinsen, Mannheim Steamroller, Neil Sedaka, Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, and Joshua Bell.
Dr. Land is a member of the International Trumpet Guild, the Music Teacher National Association, the Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, and is an honorary member of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia. He holds a B.A. music degree from Lenoir-Rhyne College in Hickory, NC, a M. M. degree from the University of Louisville, KY, and a D.M.A degree from the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign.
Tuesday, September 12 at 8:00pm
School of Music, Comstock Concert Hall
105 W. Brandeis Ave. , Louisville, Kentucky 40292