Trombone News: Recent & Upcoming Events

2022 International Women's Brass Conference

By OTJ News • March 26, 2022 in Recent & Upcoming Events
The International Women’s Brass Conference, held May 24-28th, will be hosted by the University of North Texas in Denton Texas! Open to all genders, ages, and ability levels, the International Women’s Brass Conference...

2022 Southeast Trombone Symposium

By Peter Fielding • May 20, 2022 in Recent & Upcoming Events
The 2022 Southeast Trombone Symposium is from June 21-26,  2022.  The Southeast Trombone Symposium is held for one week every Summer in the world-class facilities of the Schwob School of Music at Columbus State University in Columbus, Georgia. Trombone players...

2022 BTS Trombone Festival

By OTJ News • May 23, 2022 in Recent & Upcoming Events
The festival promises to be a true celebration of our wonderful instrument. Packed full of performances, masterclasses, competitions, massed blows, group warm-ups, trade stands, and more. This is a chance to meet old friends and make new ones, learn from...

Vintage Band Festival: July 28-31, 2022

By OTJ News • June 07, 2022 in Recent & Upcoming Events
The 2022 Vintage Band Festival will be July 28-31 in Northfield, MS, USA.   This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through grants from the Minnesota State Arts Board and from the Southeastern Minnesota Arts Council thanks to...

2023 North Carolina Trombone Festival

By OTJ News • August 26, 2022 in Recent & Upcoming Events
The 26th Annual North Carolina Trombone Festival will be held January 21st, 2023 at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Designed for trombonists of all ages, the festival cultivates fellowship through clinics, presentations, solo recitals, and ensemble performances. Participants have...

"Speaking Soundly" featuring Joseph Alessi

By OTJ News • November 07, 2022 in Recent & Upcoming Events
On the October 25 episode of Speaking Soundly, longtime Principal Trombonist with the New York Philharmonic and Juilliard faculty member Joseph Alessi discussed his musical childhood, the key to inspiring his students, and a recent health scare that jeopardized his career...