University of Kentucky Junior Trumpet Institute


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June 10-13, 2019

University of Kentucky | Lexington, KY

Building on the success of our UK Summer Trumpet Institute, we are now offering a new program, the UK JUNIOR TRUMPET INSTITUTE, tailored for Middle School trumpet players; Classes will be geared toward younger players, with an emphasis on sound production, breathing, reading, ensemble playing, and other fundamental skills.

Details for the Junior Trumpet Institute will include:

-Warm-up classes

-Fundamentals Classes

-Sight-reading strategies

-Trumpet ensemble sessions

-Recreational activities and games

-Held on the University of Kentucky campus (Lexington, Kentucky)

-On-campus housing available in state-of-the-art Holmes Hall Fine Arts Dorm (constructed in 2016)

Please use this website for general information, to read more about our faculty, to register for the event, or to contact us with any questions you may have.

Junior Trumpet Institute will be held the same week as the regular UK Summer Trumpet Institute, meaning junior campers will have the opportunity to attend all of the exciting live concerts present by the same all-star faculty as the regular UK Summer Trumpet Institute:

Robert Sullivan
Robert Sullivan
Principal Trumpet,
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra

Jens Lindemann, trumpet
Jens Lindemann
International Soloist

Vince DiMartino, trumpet
Vince DiMartino
International Soloist
UK / Centre College (Emeritus)

Alex Noppe
Dr. Alex Noppe
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Dr. Ryan Gardner
Oklahoma State University

Dr. Raquel Rodriquez
University of North Texas

Stephen Campbell, trumpet
Stephen Campbell
Ball State University

Gabriel DiMartino, trumpet
Gabriel DiMartino
East Carolina University

Joseph Van Fleet, trumpet
Dr. Joseph Van Fleet
Eastern Kentucky University

Dr. Grant Peters, trumpet
Dr. Grant Peters
Missouri State University
Jason Crafton, trumpet
Dr. Jason Crafton
Virginia Tech

Steven Siegel, trumpet
Dr. Steven Siegel
Western State Colorado University

Dr. Marisa Youngs
Winthrop University

Dr. Brian Walker
Tarleton State University
Peter Pickett
Peter Pickett
Pickett Brass / Blackburn
Event Sponsor and Special Guest
Jason Dovel, trumpet
Dr. Jason Dovel
University of Kentucky
Event Host / Camp Director

2018 UKSTI
Second annual UK Summer Trumpet Institute Participants (2018)

2017 UK Summer Trumpet Institute Campers
First annual UK Summer Trumpet Institute Participants (2017)



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Registration Deadline is May 22, 2019



Thank you to our sponsors!