High school trumpet students get advanced lessons

NSU- A group of high school musicians participated in activities for advanced high school musicians this week at Northwestern State University. The Honors Wind Ensemble Trumpet Section received private lessons and daily masterclasses on pedagogy, literature and ensemble performance.

Participants were, front row from left, Cameron Blackburn and Allison Jenkins of Jacksonville, Florida; Zeshan Faroog of Little Elm, Texas; Black Taggert of China Spring, Texas, and Northwestern State Associate Professor of Music/Clinician Galindo Rodriguez. On the back row are Jack Stanley of Stonewall, James Huckabay of Longville, Aaron Dickerson of Little Elm and Konner Thibodeaux of Lafayette.