Rex Richardson will spend three weeks in Europe, performing and teaching at three festivals. The first is the Maspalomas Trumpet Festival on Gran Canaria Island (off the coast of East Africa), where he will share billing with many top European artists as well as American Mary Bowden. Next is the Italian Brass Week Festival in Florence, where he will share the stage with Pacho Flores, Allen Vizzutti, Andrea Tofanelli and several other world-class brass artists. From there he heads to Leuven, Belgium where he will appear in concert with renowned American organist Jonathan Dimmock.
Welcome to the Site of Trumpet Soloist and Jazz Artist Rex Richardson
Hailed in classical circles as “among the very best trumpet soloists in the world today,” (International Trumpet Guild) and in jazz as “a standout soloist with the power, range and flexibility to rival Freddie Hubbard and Woody Shaw,” (DownBeat Magazine) Yamaha Performing Artist Rex Richardson was named the 2008 Brass Herald Personality of the Year.
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