Prizes and Competitions: The Alfred Corfield Trumpet Prize and Trumpet Masterclass
Prizes and Competitions Series
Tickets available on the door
Adjudicator Timur Martynov (solo trumpet, Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra, St Petersburg)
Pianist Joanne Sealey
Wagner arr, Devon Hope Sweedy Wotan’s Farewell & Magic Fire Music from Die Walküre
In this, the annual Alfred Corfield Trumpet Prize, the Conservatoire’s finest trumpet students will compete followed by a Public Masterclass with the solo trumpet player from the Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra, St. Petersburg. To coincide with Birmingham’s Ring Cycle week, there is also the chance to hear a magnificent extract from Wagner’s Die Walküre by the Conservatoire Horn, Trombone and Tuba Ensemble, directed by Chris Houlding.