14. & 15. September 2018
Christopher Coletti (USA)
Christopher received his master degree from The Julliard School of Music. Throughout his education, Coletti received multiple awards and scholarships, and won a number of competitions. His professional start was as Principal Trumpet of The Huntsville Symphony in Alabama. Since 2009 he is a member of famous group Canadian Brass.
21. - 24. November 2018
Antonio Faillaci (Italy)
Antonio graduated at the "Conservatoire de Genève" under Jean François Michel. He got a Master degree at the “Hochschule für Musik Karlsruhe” under Reinhold Friedrich and Edward H. Tarr. Since 2006 he has particular interest in baroque and classical repertoire performing with natural and keyed trumpet. As soloist has been invited with Orchestra da Camera di Mantova, Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana, Orchestra Leonore, Georgian Chamber Orchestra. Since 2007 he is teaching at Conservatorio della Svizzera Italiana in Lugano.
2. April 2019
Håkan Hardenberger (Sweden)
Håkan is one of the world’s leading soloists, consistently recognized for his phenomenal performances and tireless innovation. Alongside his performances of the classical repertory, he is also renowned as a pioneer of significant and virtuosic new trumpet works. He performs with the world’s foremost orchestras, including the New York Philharmonic, Boston Symphony, Wiener Philharmoniker, Swedish Radio Symphony, Berliner Philharmoniker and London Symphony Orchestra. Hardenberger was born in Malmö, Sweden. He began studying the trumpet at the age of eight with Bo Nilsson in Malmö and continued his studies at the Paris Conservatoire, with Pierre Thibaud, and in Los Angeles with Thomas Stevens. He is a professor at the Malmö Conservatoire.
14. - 18. May 2019
Thomas Hugh Poulson (Great Britan)
Tom is a member of Stockholm Chamber Brass, WorldBrass and KammarensembleN. He is a prize winner at various international competitions, including the Aeolus International Music Competition for Wind Instruments in Düsseldorf and Yamaha Music Foundation of Europe competition. He is a graduate of the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland (John Wallace) and the Royal Academy of Music, Aarhus (Kristian Steenstrup). Tom regularly gives masterclasses on trumpet performance and chamber music and is currently a guest teacher at the Sibelius Academy, Helsinki.