Complete Musician with Stephen Burns

November 10, 2014 – November 14, 2014 all-day America/New York Timezone
Ramsey Concert Hall
Hugh Hodgson School of Music
The University of Georgia, 250 River Road, Athens, GA 30602
Brandon Craswell
The Hugh Hodgson School of Music Trumpet Studio will host Stephen Burns to campus for a five-day residency the week of November 10-14.  Burns is a versatile artist equally at home as a trumpeter, conductor and composer. Burns’s residency will culminate with a public recital on November 14 at 8 pm in Ramsey Hall at the Performing Arts Center. This recital will fall at the end of the Spotlight on the Arts Festival, and will incorporate collaborations with the dance department, the trumpet studio, as well as the faculty brass and voice departments.  Burns’s visit will involve many interactions with the faculty and students at the School of Music, including morning warm-ups with the trumpet studio, private trumpet lessons, as well as rehearsals with piano, voice, dance, the trumpet studio, and faculty brass. Below is a list of his public presentations:
Monday, November 10th 
11:15-12:05 Room 200, Hugh Hodgson School of Music
Trumpet Masterclass
Wednesday, November 12th
11:15-12:05 Room 200, Hugh Hodgson School of Music
Trumpet Masterclass
Thursday, November 13th 
12:00-1:30 Edge Hall, Hugh Hodgson School of Music
Seminar on Professional Development
Friday, November 14th
8:00pm Ramsey Hall, Performing Arts Center
Recital, Reception to follow

Stephen Burns is a trumpeter, conductor, composer and teacher educated at the Juilliard School, with post-graduate studies in Paris, Ottawa, and Chicago with legendary teachers Pierre Thibaud, Jorma Panula, and Arnold Jacobs. Winner of the Young Concert Artists International Auditions and the Maurice André International Competition, Stephen is the Founder and Artistic Director of Fulcrum Point New Music Project, as well as visiting lecturer at Northwestern University and Amici della Musica, Firenze.