Canceled: Guest Recital: Rich Illman, trumpet
Guest Artist Richard Illman presents a multi-media recital, featuring various musical works for solo trumpet, trumpet duets, and trumpet ensemble.
Rich Illman was Professor of Trumpet at Michigan State University from 1990-2015. He has also taught at Eastern Kentucky University for twelve years, The University of Kentucky, Transylvania University, and Asbury College. Formerly he was a regular member of the Millennium Brass, the Lansing Symphony Big Band, and was Principal Trumpet in the Lansing Symphony Orchestra. He is co-author of “Yoga for Wind Players” and has given presentations on the topic at venues around the world. For many years, he has given performances at elementary schools designed to get students interested in playing a musical instrument. Since his retirement in 2016, teaching elementary students has been one of his primary interests, along with performing multi-media concerts in planetariums, churches, and art museums.
Thursday, March 26 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm