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2020 University of Kentucky BrassFest

February 23, 2020
Singletary Center for the Arts, Recital Hall

Featuring UK Faculty Brass Quintet & international soloist Vince DiMartino

Schedule of Events:
12:00 pm:  Registration/Meet and Greet with UK Faculty and Students
12:30 pm:  Harry Clarke High School Brass Quintet Competition
1:00   pm:  Reading sessions (bring your instrument)
2:00   pm:  Master classes
3:00   pm:  Recital featuring Vince DiMartino and the UK Faculty Brass Quintet
4:00   pm:  Closing concert featuring BrassFest participants and UK brass students
                   Free admission

Harry Clarke High School Brass Quintet Competition

Established in 2013, the Harry Clarke High School Brass Quintet Competition is for current high school students enrolled as full-time high school students. Participants do not have to all attend the same school. All quintets must play the same piece, Exultate Jubliate (Scarlatti/arr. Dovel), which can be downloaded for free below:

Trumpet 1 in C 
Tumpet 1 in Bb

Trumpet 2 in C
Trumpet 2 in Bb
Tuba/Bass Trombone

Participants will compete for a panel of judges at 12:30 pm at the beginning of BrassFest. The winning brass quintet will receive a prize and will also perform on the 4:00 pm BrassFest closing concert. For more information, contact Jason.Dovel@uky.edu or 859-257-7177

Sponsored by Hurst Music and Pickett Brass