Composer(s):Michael HAYDN, Georg REUTTER, Girolamo FRESCOBALDI, Georg Christoph WAGENSEIL, Stjepan SULEK, Pascal DUSAPIN, Arthur PRYOR, Duke ELLINGTON, Eric Lagacé,
Performers:Guy FEW, Geneviève SOLY, Daniel Taylor, Eric Lagacé
Label: International Trombone Association
Catalog #: ITA WO-121294
Time: 60:30 min
SPARS Code: DDD
Alain Trudel Trombone Favourites
This limited edition release for ITA members consists of virtuosic trombone pieces of various genres, from classical to jazz, performed by what some dubbed "The Jascha Heifetz of Trombone" - Mr Alain Trudel.
Alain TRUDEL, trombone (www.alaintrudel.com):
Canadian conductor, composer and trombonist Alain Trudel is artistic director of the Orchestre Symphonique de Laval, principal guest conductor of the Victoria Symphony, artistic director of the National Broadcast Orchestra (formerly CBC Radio Orchestra) in Vancouver, and conductor of the Toronto Symphony Youth Orchestra.
First known to the public as a trombone soloist, he made his debut at 18 with Charles Dutoit and l’Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal. He has been guest soloist with leading orchestras on five continents including the Deutsche Sinfonie, l’Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France, the National Arts Centre Orchestra, Hong Kong Philharmonic, Austrian Radio Orchestra and the Polish National Radio Orchestra. He has conducted Canadian orchestras including the Toronto, Montreal Vancouver and National Arts Centre orchestras, as well as orchestras in Hong Kong, Sweden, the U.K. and Japan. In 2009, he made his Opéra de Montréal debut conducting Mozart’s The Magic Flute.