The Fine Arts Association of Southeastern Kentucky, Inc. presents Sound the Trumpets, Monday, November 6, 2017, 7:30 p.m. at Conway Boatman Chapel, Union College, Barbourville, KY.
The American Spiritual “Sound the Trumpets” reunites duo Vincent DiMartino and Australian trumpeter John Foster for a special engagement concert. DiMartino retired in 2012 as Matton Professor of Music Emeritus at Centre College. One of America’s leading trumpet performers and teachers, DiMartino originally joined the college in 1993 as Centre’s first distinguished artist-in-residence. Foster is widely regarded as one of the world’s leading exponents of performance on historical trumpets and cornetto, and is the Artistic Director of the renowned ensemble Australian Baroque Brass. He has also been a member of the Sydney Symphony Orchestra from 2001 to 2013. The duo will feature a variety of instruments all belonging to the trumpet family such as the conch shell, Shofar, Digeridoo, and English Slide Trumpet and music styles that prominently feature the trumpet including music of the Civil War, New Orleans Jazz, Pops, and Classical.
Individual tickets for the show can be purchased for $30 at the door.
Students can purchase tickets for $10. For season membership information,
Barbourville: (606) 546-4601
Corbin: (606) 528-1354 or (606) 620-7952
Williamsburg: (606) 549-8213 or (606) 524-3091
Any other questions can be directed to:
Fine Arts Association of Southeastern Kentucky, Inc.