2023 North Carolina Trombone Festival
26th Annual North Carolina Trombone Festival
January 21, 2023
The North Carolina Trombone Festival was founded 25 years ago by Dr. Randy Kolenberg, Professor of Trombone at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Starting in 2023, the Festival now rotates between the NC University System institutions. The 26th NCTF was hosted at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, by Dr. Jeremy Marks, Assistant Professor of Trombone.
Designed for trombonists of all ages, the festival cultivates fellowship through clinics, presentations, solo recitals, and ensemble performances. Participants have opportunities to join esteemed faculty from North Carolina and the greater region in a variety of settings.
The festival hosted international soloist, Yu Tamaki Hoso, as well as performers and educators from North Carolina, South Carolina, Delaware, Tennessee, Georgia, Kentucky, Virginia, Washington D.C., and Maryland. Over 180 trombonists visited Charlotte, sharing performances of trombone quartets, trombone choirs, solo recitals, as well as a variety of lecturers.