Craig Morris, Trumpet
GENERAL ADMISSION $10 AND $5 FOR TAMUCC STUDENTS WITH VALID SANDDOLLARS ID (All proceeds go to Music Department Scholarships)
Trumpeter Craig Morris emerged onto the international classical music scene by winning the prestigious position of Principal Trumpet in the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in 2001. Morris is currently the Professor of Trumpet and Chair of the Brass Program at the University of Miami, Frost School of Music, where he devotes himself to his teaching and his career as a soloist and chamber musician. A Texas native, Morris grew up in a musical family. He attended the University of Texas and the San Francisco Conservatory of Music. As a soloist, Morris has been featured with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, the San Francisco Symphony, the Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music, the Beijing Modern Music Festival, the Sacramento Symphony, and the Miami Bach Society to name a few. All proceeds from this concert will go to fund TAMU-CC Music Department Scholarships.