Joey Tartell on Trumpet in performance with the Messiah College Jazz Band
- Date: April 20th, 2018
- Time: 8:00pm - 10:00pm
- Cost: Ticket prices are $5. To purchase, please contact the Messiah College Ticket Office at 717-691-6036 or online at messiah.edu/tickets.
Joey Tartell Trumpet Friday, April 20, 2018 with Jazz Band 8 p.m., Parmer Hall; Saturday, April 21, 2018 with Wind Ensemble 8 p.m., Parmer Hall
Joey Tartell is an associate professor of trumpet and the director of undergraduate studies at Indiana University’s Jacobs School of Music. Before joining the faculty, he enjoyed a career as an in-demand lead and freelance trumpet player. Tartell was the lead player for Maynard Ferguson, touring the United States, Australia, Asia and Europe, and can be heard on the recording “These Cats Can Swing.” He also played lead for the Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra, including a State Department tour of Egypt; the U.S. Army Jazz Ambassadors, including a State Department tour of India and appearances at the Montreux and North Sea Jazz Festivals; and the Glenn Miller Orchestra. As a chamber musician, Joey is a member of the trumpet ensemble Tromba Mundi, which has three recordings and recently performed in Carnegie Hall.