PbC 2010 Artists and Speakers
Jeff Purtle - Host (Claude Gordon's teachings)
Susan Slaughter (Principal Trumpet - Saint-Louis Symphony Orchestra)
Harry Kim (Lead Trumpet on American Idol and with Phil Collins, Founder of the Vine Street Horns)
Joe Marcinkiewicz (Trumpet and Mouthpiece Designer and Builder)
Dr. Keith Amstutz (Video Fluoroscopy and The Tongue)
Rich Ita (Antique Brass Instruments)
Susan Slaughter - Trumpet
Stacy Simpson - Trumpet
Laurel Ohlson - French Horn
Jeannie Little - Trombone
Velvet Brown - Tuba
The purpose of this camp was to show brass players of any level how to practice to develop all the skills required to be a successful professional. The featured artists, Harry Kim and Susan Slaughter, talked about other aspects of being a successful musician and having a long career. Those coming in person were able to spend time with the guest artists all in a positive and encouraging atmosphere.
PbC 2011 will be expanding and offering university course credit in addition to all new teaching sessions.