GVSU International Trumpet Seminar: Allen Vizzutti & The Grand Rapids Jazz Orchestra
Date and TimeFriday, July 27, 2012
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
- Performing Arts Center » Louis Armstrong Theatre
Equally at home in a multitude of musical idioms, Allen Vizzutti has visited 40 countries and every state in the union to perform with a rainbow of artists and ensembles. Performing as a classical and jazz artist, often in the same evening, he has appeared as guest soloist with symphony orchestras in Tokyo, Germany, St. Louis, Seattle, Rochester, Syracuse, Milwaukee, Buffalo, Phoenix, Croatia, Slovenia, Edmonton, Vancouver, to name a few. Vizzutti's status as an artist has led to solo performances at the Hollywood Bowl, Carnegie Hall, Newport Jazz Festival, and Lincoln Center. As a studio musician, Vizzutti has performed in over 100 motion picture sound tracks including Back To The Future and Star Track, as well as countless TV shows, commercials, and recordings with such artists as Frank Sinatra, Barbra Streisand, Neil Diamond, and Prince. Recent projects include the "Medal of Honor", "Gears of War 3", and "Halo" video games. Allen Vizzutti is a Yamaha Performing Artist. Open to the public. General Admission: $12 (cash or check at the door/no advance sales); Seniors (65 and older) and Students: $5 (cash or check at the door/no advance sales). For more information, please call (616) 331-3484 or visit www.gvsu.edu/trumpetseminar.
Valerie Stoelzel, email@example.com