Monthly Archive

2019

Welcome to our Archives page. On this page you will find a total of 15 of our articles broken down into Months and Years.
News & Events
Bryan Proksch
71

Call for nominations: Christopher Monk Award

Members are reminded that nominations for the next Christopher Monk Award should  be received  by the Chairman of the Christopher Monk Award Committee by February 1, 2020. Details of the awa... read more..

News & Events
Bryan Proksch
306

2020 Barclay Trumpet-building Course

The 2020 edition of the trumpet-building course taught by Bob Barclay will again take place in Cambridge, UK, on July 4-8. As always, participants will make a reproduction of a 1632 natural trumpet by... read more..

News & Events
Bryan Proksch
1135

In Memoriam: Joella F. Utley (1935-2019)

It is with great sadness that we inform the HBS membership of the unexpected passing on July 11, 2019, of Dr. Joella F. Utley, wife of the late Dr. Joe Roy Utley (1935–2001).  The Historic Bra... read more..

Recordings
Bryan Proksch
585

Musica Fiorita, Bach's Weihnachtsoratorium

Musica Fiorita, Weihnachtsoratorium [Bach], Pan Classics (PC 10393), 2017. https://www.musicafiorita.ch/ Under the direction of Daniela Dolci, Musica Fiorita promotes historically informed performanc... read more..

Recordings
Bryan Proksch
754

Ensemble Eolus, Georg Philipp Telemann per Tromba & Corno da Caccia

Ensemble Eolus, Georg Philipp Telemann per Tromba & Corno da Caccia (Outhere Music RIC 397), 2018. www.outhere-music.com In its first recording, Ensemble Eolus has released a disc celebrating rep... read more..

News & Events
Bryan Proksch
1245

Scott Robinson, Musician Extraordinaire

        On June 12, 2019, Metropolitan Museum musical instrument curators Bradley Strauchen and Herbert Heyde were joined by trumpeter Frank Hosticka, saxophonist Paul read more..

News & Events
Bryan Proksch
1970

Conference Update: Making the Jazz Gumbo (May 2019)

Making the Jazz Gumbo: An International Conference on Repertoires that Influenced and were Influenced by Early Jazz Marking the 100th Anniversary of the death of James Reese Europe Presented by the ... read more..

News & Events
Bryan Proksch
1889

HBS Early Brass Festival 2019 (August 2-4, Northfield, MN)

The 2019 Early Brass Festival of the Historic Brass Society (HBS) will be held in conjunction with Vintage Band Festival in Northfield, Minnesota. The Early Brass Festival will take place August 2-4, ... read more..

News & Events
Bryan Proksch
1521

Natural Trumpet- and Cornetto-making Workshops (Cambridge, UK)

Once again the Cambridge Woodwind Makers will be offering summer workshops in which participants get to build their own instruments (cornetto and/or natural trumpet). The Natural Trumpet workshop led ... read more..

News & Events
Bryan Proksch
1300

CFP: Our music, our world: wind bands and local social life, October 10th-12th, 2019

The research team project “Our music, our world: Musical associations, wind bands, and local communities (1880-2018)” is pleased to invite submissions of proposals for the International conference Our... read more..

Recordings
Bryan Proksch
1474

English Cornett & Sackbut Ensemble: Music for Windy Instruments

The English Cornett & Sackbut Ensemble, Music for Windy Instruments: Sound From the Court of James I, Resonus Classics (RES10225), 2018.  Ensemble website, cick here. Purchasing/download... read more..

Recordings
Bryan Proksch
1162

Sonitus Clarissima, Music for Court and Cavalry

Sonitus Clarissima, Music for Court and Cavalry (SR 1001). Recorded October 27-28, 2018. Ensemble website link, click here. Sonitus Clarissima: Baroque trumpets: Jason Dovel, John foster, Chase Hawki... read more..

News & Events
Bryan Proksch
1259

Vic Hobson Sends News of Armstrong Activities

Vic Hobson just did an interview with Jazz on the Tube about his latest book on Louis Armstrong that many members might be interested in (it also mentions our upcoming conference on Jazz in the early ... read more..

Monk Award
Bryan Proksch
974

John Wallace Recipient of 2019 HBS Christopher Monk Award

We are pleased to announce that John Wallace has been awarded the 2019 Christopher Monk Award. In selecting John Wallace the Award Committee acknowledged his long-standing achievements as one of the g... read more..

Book Reviews
Bryan Proksch
2697

Jacob the Trumpeter by Robert Barclay

Robert Barclay. Jacob the Trumpeter. Ottawa: Loose Cannon Press, 2018. 424 pages. ISBN 978-1-988657-13-4. Click here for publisher's website and purchasing information. My experience is that most of ... read more..

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