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Faculty Artist Series presents David Hunsicker, Trumpet

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Note:
THIS EVENT HAS ALREADY PASSED
Event Date:Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Event Time:7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Location: Wiedemann Hall

Join us for the Faculty Artist Series featuring David Hunsicker. David Hunsicker has had a varied career as an orchestral musician, soloist, chamber musician and educator. Dr. Hunsicker is currently principal trumpet of the Wichita Symphony, Des Moines Metro Opera and the Lancaster Festival Orchestras; has been a member of the Flint, Ann Arbor, Kalamazoo and Battle Creek Symphony Orchestras and has served as associate principal trumpet of the New Mexico Symphony Orchestra. He has also performed extensively with the Michigan Opera Theatre, Detroit Symphony Orchestra, Phoenix Symphony, Omaha Symphony, Florida Orchestra, Florida Grand Opera and the Sarasota Opera.

As a soloist and chamber musician, Dr. Hunsicker has performed numerous recitals and concerts including performances of Haydn’s Trumpet Concerto and J. S. Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto #2 with the Lancaster Festival Orchestra, several concerts with the Detroit Chamber Winds and Strings as a founding member of the Great Lakes Brass Quintet and most recently with the Sonoran Brass Quintet. He can be heard performing with the Sonoran Brass Quintet on the recording Dry Heat. In addition to classical performances, Dr. Hunsicker has been an active performer of commercial music and jazz. In addition to playing in jazz bands while in school and with jazz groups in several states, he has performed many musicals, including "Hello Dolly," "42nd Street," "A Chorus Line," "Oklahoma," "Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story," "Guys and Dolls," "Gypsy," "Miss Saigon" and "The King and I."

Dr. Hunsicker has maintained an active teaching studio since 1996. He served as a graduate assistant in trumpet while pursuing his Doctor of Musical Arts at Arizona State University, also teaching at the Herberger College for Kids and Tempe Preparatory Academy. More recently, he was Adjunct Professor of Trumpet at the University of Nebraska at Omaha and trumpet instructor for the Omaha Conservatory of Music. Dr. Hunsicker holds a Bachelor of Music in Trumpet Performance from Indiana University and a Master of Music in Trumpet Performance from the University of Michigan. While completing his Doctor of Musical Arts in Solo Performance from Arizona State University, he completed extensive research on the subject of orchestral auditions for trumpet. His principal teachers include: David Hickman, Charles Daval, Bernard Adelstein and Irving Sarin.

Tickets for this event are $7 with discounts available.
Tickets go on sale April 2.

Purchase your tickets at http://www.wichita.edu/j/?1965.

For series information and tickets, please call The WSU School of Fine Arts Box Office at (316) 978-3233.
Open to the public.
Sponsored by: The School of Music
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