Brass Workshop

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Brass WorkshopJazz or classical: you choose. Either way, the Brass Workshop is for you. With instructors from Berklee College of Music and Boston Conservatory at Berklee, you will study with diverse, world-class faculty comprising some of the East Coast's most renowned musicians. You'll have the perfect opportunity to improve all aspects of your musical ability, taking your skills to new levels by exploring the world of brass performance. 

2020 Visiting Artists:

  • Wycliffe Gordon: Gordon is an American jazz trombonist, arranger, composer, band leader, and music educator. He is best known for his work with the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra under the direction of Wynton Marsalis. Gordon has played with many jazz luminaries, including Dizzy Gillespie, Joe Henderson, Branford Marsalis, Lionel Hampton, Tommy Flanagan, and Shirley Horn.
  • Tom Hooten: Hooten is principal trumpet of the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra. Hooten has previously played in “The President’s Own” United States Marine Band, the Indianapolis Symphony as assistant principal trumpet, and the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra as principal trumpet. He released Trumpet Call, his first solo album, in 2011. In 2019, he recorded John Williams’ Concerto for Trumpet and Orchestra, which was conducted by the composer.

2020 Program Information

Program dates:
Monday, June 22–Friday, June 26, 2020
Registration fee: $50 (nonrefundable, nontransferable)
Payment deadline: May 1, 2020
Move in: TBD
Move out:  June 26, 2020, by 7:00 p.m.
Age range:
15 years and older
  • Please note: This program has limited capacity. Submission of registration materials alone does not guarantee participation in the program. You will secure your spot by paying in full. When the program capacity has been reached, registrants who have not paid in full will be placed on a waitlist. 


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