The UNC Trumpet Sextet was selected as a semi-finalist in the small trumpet ensemble division to perform at the 2015 National Trumpet Competition. The Sextet, Miles Roth, Ian Sawyer, Chris Navarrete, David Moore, Alec Bell, Ryan Raven, was selected performing my original composition Dissension of Dreams. Watch the Video HERE!
Senior Ian Sawyer was also selected to perform in the undergraduate solo division playing Hertel’s Concerto #3 in D.
NTC is held from March 19-21 in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania.
This builds on UNC’s success in the 2014 National Trumpet Competition. UNC had a quintet play as semi-finalist playing my composition Thunder Buckets, Ben McCarthy was a semi-finalist in the graduate solo division, Cory Swift was a semi-finalist in the jazz division, and Taylor Gustad won 3rd place in the undergraduate solo division!