Jul 5, 2016
This is the second in a series of episodes exploring the legacy of William Adam former Professor of Trumpet at Indiana University. This weeks show features a conversation with Professor Greg Wing of Morehead State University.
Professor Wing is
recognized as one of the nation’s leading trumpet
artists having served as Lead Trumpet with the Buddy Rich Big
Band, Paul Anka, and four years with Tom Jones. In addition,
he has played Lead Trumpet for the Caesar's Palace, Las
Vegas Hilton, Flamingo Hilton, and Stardust Hotel's house
orchestra. Professor Wing has played for virtually every
major entertainer in the world including Frank Sinatra,
Sammy Davis, Jr., Johnny Mathis, Tony Bennett, and
Natalie Cole. He is in high demand as a soloist and
clinician has had a long association with the
Conn-Selmer Corporation as an Artist/Clinician
for Vincent Bach Trumpets.
Greg can be contacted via: http://www.gregwingtrumpet.com