Kevin Eisensmith, professor of Trumpet, recently
returned from the annual conference of the International Trumpet Guild. This year’s
conference was held May 28–June 2, 2018, in San Antonio,
Eisensmith currently serves as secretary of the
organization, and previously served as president from 2009 to 2011. He was one of approximately 400 trumpet
players who participated in the opening ceremony’s
fanfare, performed in front of the Alamo and led by Doc Severinsen (YouTube).
More than 1,500 trumpet players from around the world
attended the conference, which featured performances and clinics by some of the
world’s leading trumpet artist.
For more information about the International Trumpet Guild,
visit the International Trumpet Guild website.
Department of Music