articles / brass

Mary Elizabeth Bowden Delivers Familiar Works Via Trumpet


Mary Elizabeth Bowden | Summit Records

Week of April 15th

Mary Elizabeth Bowden
Rêverie

A native of Illinois, trumpeter Mary Elizabeth Bowden has emerged as a dazzling young soloist. She enrolled in college when she was just 14 years old and holds a Bachelor of Music degree from the Curtis Institute. She was also the First Prize winner of the 2012 International Women’s Brass Conference Trumpet Competition. Her most recent release is called Reverie and contains familiar works arranged for trumpet and string ensemble, as well as some less familiar works from contemporary composers James Stephenson and Catherine McMichael.

Buy CD

To explore previous Albums of the Week, click here.

Written by:
The Classical Team
The Classical Team
Published on 06.03.2019

MORE LIKE THIS

Chanticleer Celebrates 40 Years with Music Ranging from Renaissance to Contemporary Works

Chanticleer Celebrates 40 Years with Music Ranging from Renaissance to Contemporary Works

Chanticleer, the SF Bay Area's "Orchestra of Voices", celebrates its 40th anniversary with the release of 'Then and There, Here and Now', featuring a mix of classical and contemporary pieces.

Radio
11/26/2018
Pianist Maurizio Pollini Explores Chopin’s Later Works

Pianist Maurizio Pollini Explores Chopin’s Later Works

Renowned pianist Maurizio Pollini showcases his mastery of Chopin in his latest release, featuring works from Chopin's later years (Opp. 59-64). Tune in for featured tracks all week.

Radio
04/07/2017
12 CDs to Take You Through Beethoven’s Works for Solo Piano

12 CDs to Take You Through Beethoven’s Works for Solo Piano

Welsh pianist Llyr Williams releases a 12-disc set of Beethoven's complete works for solo piano. Tune in this week to sample the insightful interpretations.

Radio
05/20/2018
Discover the Works of Scottish Musician Helen Hopekirk

Discover the Works of Scottish Musician Helen Hopekirk

Scottish pianist Helen Hopekirk's music, performed by Gary Steigerwalt, is featured in this new recording. Her unique compositions, inspired by her homeland, are showcased.

Radio
09/14/2017
Seasonal Selections From Trumpet Sensation Alison Balsom

Seasonal Selections From Trumpet Sensation Alison Balsom

Trumpet sensation Alison Balsom's Christmas release, Jubilo, features beloved carols with the Choir of King’s College, Cambridge. Featured on KUSC Sounds of the Season.

Radio
12/19/2016
It’s Time To Discover the Undervalued Works of Kate Loder

It’s Time To Discover the Undervalued Works of Kate Loder

Explore the overlooked artistry of 19th-century pianist Kate Loder, compared to Fanny Mendelssohn, in a new release by Ian Hobson. A tribute to women's unrecognized potential in music.

Radio
05/14/2017