Glenn Wilfong performs for the undergraduate student body on the newly restored cornet formerly owned by college founder Hale A. VanderCook

September 10, 2013 01:40 PM
Glenn Wilfong plays H.A. VanderCook's Cornet

Glenn Wilfong presented his lecture recital on the history of the Cornet.  His in-depth look at this instrument included diiscussion about:

History and Construction
Playing Characteristics
Cornet vs.Trumpet
Solo Cornet Literature
Concert Band Literature Requiring Cornet
Important Music Organizations Using Cornets

He also performed works by Arban, Balay, Thome, VanderCook and Hansen.




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Chicago, IL 60616-3731
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