Chris - "a short conversation"
Jan 29, 2017 — with Chris Gekker
Interview, Film and edit: Behrouz Jamali.
Chris Gekker is one of the best-known brass players in the us and a true gentleman. Thank you for letting me film this.
Chris Gekker is Professor of Trumpet at the University of Maryland School of Music. He has been featured as soloist at Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, and throughout the United States, Europe, and Asia.
In the Washington D.C. area, Chris is principal trumpet of the National Philharmonic at Strathmore, a member of the Post Classical Ensemble, the Washington Symphonic Brass, and frequently performs with many other groups. During the summer he is principal trumpet at the Eastern Music Festival in Greensboro, North Carolina.