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for Heavenly Trumpet Music with Larry Currey
Friday, March 18 at 7:00 pm in Morganville School, 307 Main (67468)
Tickets per concert: $8/individual and $18/family
One of our adult cellists who lives in Palmer, has a famous father who teaches music and performs in Colorado. He has arranged a 2-movement trumpet concerto by Leopold Mozart for strings, and will perform it with us during the March Spring Break week. Originally from El Paso, Texas, Larry received his business degree from New Mexico State University, where he picked up his early playing experiences, performing with every ensemble that used the trumpet.
His performing career includes: fifteen seasons with the El Paso Symphony, nine as the second trumpet and a decade split as the principal trumpet with El Paso’s Pro-Musica and the Bruce Nehring Consort (a chamber chorus and orchestra). He was a founding member of El Paso’s Quintessential Brass, which is currently one of the country’s longest continually running brass quintets. Locally, he’s the founder of Fort Collins’ Colorado Brass Company, and regularly plays with the Fort Collins Wind Symphony.
Heís been a soloist with the El Paso Symphony, the Bruce Nehring Consort, the Front Range Chamber Players, the Laudamus chamber chorus, the Larimer Chorale and Ethos West. He has also performed with the Fort Collins and Cheyenne Symphonies, the Front Range Chamber Players, and currently serves as the principal trumpet for the Larimer Chorale.
Along the way, heís played for or with a host of orchestral soloists and quite a range of other celebrities and acts, including Wynton Marsalis, Clark Terry, Andy Williams, Johnny Mathis, The Four Tops, Red Skelton, Shari Lewis (and Lamb Chop), Rita Moreno, Twila Paris, Juan Gabriel, the Empire Brass, Les Elgart, The Ringling Brotherís Barnum and Bailey Circus and The Ice Capades. We are very fortunate to have Larry as our upcoming March soloist!!