Ensemble
Barbara Butler

Barbara Butler
TRUMPET

Music of the Baroque co-principal trumpet Barbara Butler is internationally known as both soloist and teacher. Currently soloist and co-principal trumpet with Chicago Chamber Musicians and the Grand Teton Music Festival Orchestra, Ms. Butler has also served as co-principal trumpet with the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra, principal trumpet of the Grant Park Orchestra, and acting associate/assistant principal trumpet with the Houston and St. Louis Symphony Orchestras, and has performed with orchestras and at music festivals throughout Europe, Asia, the United States, and Canada. Currently Professor of Trumpet at Northwestern University, Ms. Butler was Professor of Trumpet for eighteen years at the Eastman School of Music, where she was also a member of the Eastman Brass and Eastman Virtuosi. Her recordings include With Clarion Voice (with Music of the Baroque, on D’Note), Music for Two Trumpets and Organ (on Gasparo), and most recently Carmen Fantasia for Two Trumpets and Orchestra (on Warner Classics).