Harrogate, Tennessee, February 20, 2018 - The Lincoln Memorial University (LMU) Paul V. Hamilton School of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences will present The University of Kentucky (UK) Trombone Choir in concert at 7 p.m. on Friday, February 23, 2018, at the Sam and Sue Mars Performing Arts Center of Duke Hall. The performance is free and open to the public.
The UK Trombone Choir performs all genres of music from baroque to jazz. It is comprised of music majors as well as students from other colleges within UK playing arrangements of popular works as well as original compositions for trombone ensemble.
Recent invitations and performances include the 2013 Eastern Trombone Workshop, the 2013 International Trombone Festival, the 2014 Kentucky Music Educators Conference, the 2014 International Trombone Festival, the 2016 American Trombone Workshop and the 2016 Great American Brass Band Festival.
The ensemble regularly hosts guest soloists. Among these include world class musicians Cynthia Lawrence (former MET Soprano), Douglas Rosenthal (Kennedy Center Opera Orchestra), Tim Smith (Buffalo Philharmonic), Ben van Dijk (Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra), Joseph Alessi (New York Philharmonic), Matt Neiss (US Army Blues), Peter Ellefson (Northwestern University) and Michael Davis (Rolling Stones) to name a few.
Lincoln Memorial University is a values-based learning community dedicated to providing educational experiences in the liberal arts and professional studies. The main campus is located in Harrogate, Tennessee. For more information about the undergraduate and graduate programs available at LMU, contact the Office of Admissions at 423-869-6280 or e-mail at email@example.com.