UNT Professor Rich DeRosa created the string arrangements and conducted the orchestra for the second half of this performance with Joey Alexander from Jazz at Lincoln Center. The second half begins at around 50:30.
We seek two colleagues who will help us build the future of jazz trumpet at UNT. Applications are now being accepted for these positions. Send questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jazz Trumpet, Improvisation Emphasis
Jazz Trumpet, Lead Trumpet Emphasis
Recent DMA graduate Keith Karns will join the faculty of Western Oregon University this fall. He will direct the WO Jazz Orchestra and Latin Jazz Ensemble, coach brass ensembles, and teach applied trumpet lessons. He'll also collaborate on the jazz festival and summer camp. Congratulations, Keith!