Posted by Sean Flynt on 2010-06-22Pianist and School of the Arts professor Kathryn Fouse will perform in recitals at the International Trumpet Guild Conference in Sydney, Australia July 7-14. In addition to performing world-premiere works with professors of trumpet Alan Wenger and Iskander Akhmadullin, Fouse will help open the conference July 7 in a performance by the University of North Texas (UNT) Alumni Trumpets.
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