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Trumpet Festival

University of Iowa Trumpet Festival

February 15, 2020

Featuring guest artist Vincent DiMartino

Vincent DiMartino playing flugelhornThe University of Iowa Trumpet Festival is a one day event, free of charge, geared toward trumpet students in middle school, high school, and college.  Teachers and professional players are encouraged and warmly welcomed to attend.  The event will include a warm-up class, masterclasses, guest artist panel Q & A, a student recital featuring trumpet ensembles, and a final showcase recital featuring guest artist, Vincent DiMartino.

The event will take place in the Voxman Music Building on the University of Iowa campus, located at 93 E. Burlington Street, Iowa City, IA 52240.

Three city parking ramps are located close by; review this map for parking information and drop-off locations.

Parents are welcome to stay and observe; plenty of space is available in the building.

Call for Student Trumpet Ensembles

If you play in a trumpet ensemble and would like to have an opportunity to perform on the student recital, please indicate this on the online registration form and contact Professor Amy Schendel (


To participate, please fill out and submit the online registration form.  Walk-ins will be accepted, but please make every effort to register in advance.

Schedule for Trumpet Festival

8-9am:  Check In and Registration

9-10am:  Warmup Class

10-11am:  Masterclass with Amy Schendel

11-12:30pm:  Masterclass with Vincent DiMartino

12:30-1:30pm:  Lunch (on your own at local restaurants nearby) 

1:30-2:30pm:  Guest Artist Panel Q & A

2:30-3:30pm:  Student Trumpet Ensemble Rehearsal 

4-5pm:  Student Recital (featuring trumpet ensembles and mass trumpet ensemble with Vincent DiMartino)

5-6:30pm:  Dinner (on your own at local restaurants nearby)

7:30pm:  Guest Artist Concert featuring Vincent DiMartino

*Schedule is subject to change

More Information

Contact Trumpet Professor Amy Schendel: