Come and hear this great band at St. Pauls United Church of Christ on March 10, 2017 at 7:30 pm. Our winter concert will feature symphonic band transcriptions of great orchestral works by Russian composers, including Shostakovich, Stravinsky, Chesnokov, Gliere and Tchaikovsky. Thomas Madeja will be the featured soloist in the Trumpet Concerto by Alexander Arutunian. The concert will be conducted by the band’s co-founders Mark Mosley and Sarah Good Mosley.
Thomas Madeja is a renowned professional trumpet player and teacher in Chicago and a member of Windy City Winds. Mr. Madeja earned degrees in trumpet performance from the University of Illinois and Baylor University. He is the artistic director of the Chicago Metamorphosis Orchestra Project (www.ChiMOP.org), a non-profit organization providing free instruments and free music instruction daily after school to underserved elementary students in Chicago Public Schools.