Elisa Koehler Named Department Chair Reply

Elisa Koehler - Professional Trumpeter & Conductor | Professor oElisa Koehler (BM ’87, Trumpet, Music Education; DMA ’96, Conducting) will begin a new position in August 2019 as Music Department Chair and Professor of Music at Winthrop University in Rock Hill, South Carolina. This spring she was elected Secretary of the International Trumpet Guild (ITG), and her article, “Deconstructing Arban: Perspectives on the Art of Phrasing,” appeared in the March 2019 issue of the ITG Journal.

Kate Amrine Releases First Album Reply

kate-album-cover-300x300Kate Amrine (MM ’17, Trumpet), currently freelancing in New York City and teaching as an adjunct instructor at New York University, just released her first album titled As I Am featuring new music for trumpet by women composers. This album includes a wide range of contemporary trumpet playing, from lyrical melodic lines to improvisation to extended techniques and singing.