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Colleges converge for Tri Star Brass, Nov. 17

This month, the Blair Brass Quintet joins forces with the faculty brass quintets from Belmont University and Middle Tennessee State University. The resulting triple quintet ensemble, the Tri Star Brass, will perform at 7:30 p.m. November 17 at Nashville’s Christ Church Cathedral, 900 Broadway. Under the baton of guest conductor Vinay Parameswaran, the ensemvble will…

Posted on Thursday, November 13, 2014 in , , , , , ,

Jeremy Wilson

Recent faculty hires at Blair meld teaching and performance

Two Jobs in One   Jeremy Wilson, associate professor of trombone Few musicians wind up winning their very first orchestral audition, and the percentage of those whose first audition is with the Vienna Philharmonic is likely very slim. That puts Jeremy Wilson, Blair’s new associate professor of trombone, in a class by himself. Wilson was…

Posted on Monday, September 16, 2013 in , , , , , , ,

Vanderbilt Trombone Studio pays tribute to University of Southern Mississippi

After a tornado ripped through Hattiesburg, Miss., on Feb. 10, causing tens of millions of dollars of damage to the campus of the University of Southern Mississippi, the members of the Vanderbilt Trombone Studio wanted their Southern Miss peers to know they were thinking about them. Blair School of Music trombone professor Jeremy Wilson explains…

Posted on Friday, February 15, 2013 in , , ,