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GVSU International Trumpet Seminar: Andrea Tofanelli & the GR Jazz Orchestra

Andrea Tofanelli

Andrea Tofanelli

Date and Time

Friday, July 25, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM


  • Performing Arts Center » Louis Armstrong Theatre


From jazz to classical to pop music, Italian virutoso trumpeter Andrea Tofanelli has performed throughout the world appearing with such esteemed artists as Burt Bacharach, Joe Cocker, Tom Jones, Michael Buble, Donna Summer, and Luciano Pavaortti. In addition he has appeared with with legendary jazz musicians including Maynard Ferguson, Randy Brecker, Claudio Roditi, Peter Erskine, Gino Vannelli, Kenny Wheeler, Tom Harrel, Paul Jeffrey, and many others. He performed as soloist and/or lead trumpet with the Atlanta Seventeen Band, RCC Wind Ensemble Band, Luxembourg Jazz Orchestra, and was invited to performs as soloist at the Maynard Ferguson Tribute in St. Louis.

Andrea Tofanelli is a Yamaha Performing Artist. He will be performing this concert with the Grand Rapids Jazz Orchestra.

Open to the public. Admission: $10 at the door. For more information, please call (616) 331-3484 or visit



Valerie Stoelzel,



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