“Among the very best trumpet soloists in the world today” – International Trumpet Guild Journal
Rex will perform as guest soloist with the University of Virginia Jazz Ensemble under the direction of central VA legend John D’earth. Sharing guest soloist billing with be the fantastic saxophonist J.C Kuhl. D’earth will lead the concert in performances of his own music. Sunday, April 13th, 3:30 pm at Cabell Hall, UVA Campus. See the Tour page for details!
Rex will share the stage with the legendary Wycliffe Gordon as guest soloists with the Northeastern Illinois University Big Band. The concert takes place on Saturday, March 15 at 3:15 pm on the NEIU campus. See Tour page for details.
Rex will share the stage with the legendary Wycliffe Gordon in clinics and concerts at the University of New Hampshire’s Clark Terry Jazz Festival. Events take place on March 8th and 9th in Durham, NH. See the Tour page for details!
Rex will present clinics, master classes and concerts with the internationally-renowned chamber group Rhythm & Brass at the Florida State University in Tallahassee. Events take place Feb. 28-Mar. 3, with the evening concert on Sunday March 2. See the Tour page for details!
Rex and Peter had a conversation about his upcoming engagement with the Richmond Symphony. They discussed Jim Stephenson’s “Rextreme” Concerto, jazz stars and fellow guest artists Steve Wilson and Nate Smith, music of Doug Richards, and more. Here is the feature that Pete Solomon put together for his jazz show on WCVE, FM 88.9 in Richmond VA: