Dontae Winslow (BM ’97, MM ’99, Trumpet) wrote and performed the orchestral intro and also arranged horns for Dr. Dre’s new album, Compton, the soundtrack for the 2015 movie Straight Outta Compton.
Dontae Winslow (BM ’97, MM ’99, Trumpet), currently touring with the 20/20 Experience World Tour, will perform on October 21 at Blues Alley in Washington, DC. Winslow has worked in the bands of Justin Timberlake, Queen Latifah, Christina Aguilera, Lauryn Hill, Snoop Dog, Common and the Soulful Symphony. There will be two concerts at 8:00 pm and 10:00 pm and there is a $20.00 cover charge at the door.
Roll Over Beethoven – a compilation of all original music and transcriptions by Julian Gargiulo (MM ’97, Piano), including his Lost Sonata for piano and trumpet, with faculty artist Joe Burgstaller.
Ben Frock (BM ’04, Jazz Trumpet), Russell Kirk (BM ’05, Jazz Saxophone), and Jake Leckie (MA ’08, Audio Sciences) are featured on the Mobtown Moon recording, which was named Best Collaboration in City Paper’s Best of Baltimore publication in September.
On September 30, Peabody trumpet faculty Joe Burgstaller was profiled in an hour-long segment of The INNERView (average viewership of 50 million) on Korea’s Arirang Television. The INNERView segment is available to watch online.