Trumpets and other High Brass, June 15

Published 9:23 pm Thursday, June 13, 2013

This Saturday, June 15 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. join Dr. Joella Utley at The Book Shelf in Tryon as she gives a small presentation on trumpets from all over the world and throughout time. Featuring some trumpets from local collectors. Light refreshments served.

Trumpets and Other High Brass is a series in five volumes, illustrated with instruments from the Utley Collection at the National Music Museum and other major collections.

Informed by the most current scholarship and new imaging technologies, it will comprise a comprehensive history of the trumpet and related instruments and a complete photographic catalog of the Utley Collection.

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The Book Shelf is located at 94 N Trade St Tryon, N.C. For more information, call 828-859-9304 or visit

– article submitted by Alivia Rochester