Guest Artist Recital

John Thiessen, Baroque Trumpet

Historical Performance faculty member at Juilliard

John Thiessen

12:00pm
Hirsch Orchestra Rehearsal Hall at Alice Pratt Brown Hall

Historical Performance faculty member at Juilliard, John Thiessen, presents a master class on Baroque Trumpet.

Repertoire

Claudio Monteverdi: Toccata from Orfeo

Arcangelo Corelli: Sonata for Trumpet            
     I. Grave
     II. Allegro
    
Petronio Franceschini: Sonata in D for Two Trumpets (1680)        
     I. Grave
     II. Allegro
     III. Adagio
            
H.I.F. von Biber: A Due: No. 5 in C Major and No. 11 in G Minor
Erik Larson, Trumpet

Jeremiah Clarke: Ayres for the Theatre            
    Round-O: The Prince of Denmark’s March
    Slow Air
    Trumpet Tune
    Gigue

Artists

John Thiessen

Historical Performance faculty member at Juilliard, John Thiessen, born in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada, has been principal trumpet player for Tafelmusik, Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra, American Bach Soloists, Trinity Baroque Orchestra, and American Classical Orchestra. He received his bachelor’s in trumpet performance from Eastman in 1987 and his master’s in historical musicology from King’s College, University of London, in 1990. Thiessen became a Juilliard faculty member in 2009.

Location

Hirsch Orchestra Rehearsal Hall at Alice Pratt Brown Hall