2019 ITG Conference - Miami, Fl
07-09-2019 to 07-13-2019

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Meet ITG's Artistic Advisory Council

Barbara Butler, Ed Tarr, Marcus Printup, Gabor Tarkoevi, Chris Martin, Doc Severinsen, Sean Jones, Ron Romm, Malcolm McNab, Tine Thing Helseth


Memberships include:

  • Four 100+ page ITG Journals
  • Unrestricted site access
  • Access to members only content
  • Annual premium CD or DVD
  • Exclusive discounts
  • Free extras (music, booklets, etc.)


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Center Stage Brass visits Stephen F. Austin University

Center Stage Brass (CSB) visited Stephen F. Austin University in Nacogdoches, Texas on November 11, 2018.  The day included CSB members, Michael Attaway, Vernon Richter, Megan Bailey, Jason Williams, Ruben Perez, Megan DeRubeis, Amanda Kana, Brett Wyatt, Jason Oliver, and Jung-Moo Lee. 

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Mary Bowden to Shenandoah University

Shenandoah Conservatory has appointed Mary Elizabeth Bowden as assistant professor of trumpet beginning August 2019. Bowden succeeds Professor of Trumpet and Conducting Scott Nelson, who retires at the end of the 2018/19 academic year after more than 30 years of service at Shenandoah.


President's Welcome - Cathy Leach

Hello, and welcome to the ITG Web Site! I’m Cathy Leach, fortunate and happy to be the incoming ITG President and want to thank you for viewing our website.

I attended my first ITG Conference in 1981.  Why do I continue to be a member? ITG Conferences, the ITG Journal,  the ITG website, and ITG’s secret sauce---its membership.

By attending a Conference, you have the opportunity to stop Allen Vizzutti in a hallway and ask him “how do you do produce this particular passage so easily?” You have the opportunity to meet Sean Jones and ask ___”What goes on inside of you when you’re playing those fantastic jazz solos?”  You have the opportunity to speak to trumpet teachers like longtime ITG member Gordon Mathie and ask “how do I help students improve their lip slurs”? Bring your trumpet and you can play from the first moment on, in group fanfares, warm up sessions, ensemble reading sessions, Festival of Trumpets, evening jam sessions and other events.

By exploring the ITG Website, (big, big thank you to Michael Anderson, our website director, and his legions of editors, contributors and volunteers), you can

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