Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2007-09-26

Samford University School of Performing Arts will host guest artists Joel Treybig and Robert Marler, assisted by Katie Harrah, in recital Thursday, Oct. 4, at 7:30 p.m. in Brock Recital Hall.

Trumpet and cornet player Treybig and pianist Marler are on the music faculty at Belmont University School of Music, Nashville, Tenn. Both are active soloists, as well as chamber and orchestral musicians. A proponent of chamber music for trumpet, Dr. Treybig has published numerous chamber arrangements.

Trumpeter Harrah is a graduate student at Belmont, where she is pursuing a master of music degree in trumpet performance.

The program will include Jean-Baptiste Loeillet's "Concerto in D," Stanley Friedman's "Solus," Henri Challan's "Variations," Alexander Arutiunian's "Concert Scherzo," Meg Bowles' "Night Sun Journey," Marc Delmas' "Variation Tendre," Joseph-Edouard Barat's "Fantasie en mi bemol," and Theodor Hoch's "Northern Fantasia, Op. 20."

The public is invited free of charge.

About Samford University – Samford University is a premier nationally ranked private university deeply rooted in its Christian mission. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th oldest institution of higher education in the United States. U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 4th among regional universities in the South. Samford enrolls 5,619 students from 44 states, the District of Columbia and 29 other countries in its 10 academic units: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy, and public health. Samford also fields 17 NCAA Division I teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference.