Trumpeter Jens Lindemann at Blair Oct. 30

Jens LindemannTrumpeter Jens Lindemann is hailed as one of the most celebrated soloists in his instrument’s history and was recently named “International Brass Personality of the Year” (Brass Herald). He has played in every major concert venue in the world, from the Philharmonics of New York, Los Angeles, London, and Berlin to Tokyo’s Suntory Hall and even the Great Wall of China. His career has ranged from appearing internationally as an orchestral soloist, performing at London’s Last Night of the Proms, recording with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir to playing lead trumpet with the renowned Canadian Brass and a solo Command Performance for the Queen of England. Jens has also won major awards ranging from Grammy and Juno nominations to winning the prestigious Echo Klassik in Germany as well as receiving an honorary doctorate.

Lindemann will perform in the Blair School’s Steve & Judy Turner Recital Hall at 6 p.m. Friday, October 30. Admission is free, and plenty of free parking is available in West Garage, directly across the street from the school.