The Brownville Concert Series will present flutist Anthony Trionfo in concert Sunday, September 9, at 2:00 p.m.
Anthony is quickly establishing himself as a leading and versatile musician of his generation. The Santa Barbara Voice hailed him as “spellbinding, playing with expressive maturity and authoritative intellect.” John and Mary Lauber are sponsoring this concert. Mr. Trionfo will also present a Master Class following the concert. Students and teachers who are interested in attending or participating in the class should register with the Concert Series Box Office by calling 402-825-3331. The deadline for registering is Friday, August 31. There is no admission charge to students who wish to attend the Concert and Master Class.
Praised as “a musician of prodigious talent and scintillating personality” at his New York recital debut, flutist Anthony Trionfo continues his engaging performances throughout the U.S. this season. Highlights include his New York concerto debut on the Young Concert Artists Series on May 16, 2019, at Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall, performing the Ibert Flute Concerto with the Orchestra of St. Luke’s and an encore recital on the YCA Series at New York’s Morgan Library and Museum.
Anthony Trionfo won first prize at the 2016 Young Concert Artists International auditions and additional prizes including the prestigious Michaels Award, Saint Vincent College Concert Series Prize, Ruth Laredo Award, and Lied Center of Kansas Prize. He received the further distinction of being the first YCA artist to win the inaugural LP Classics Debut Recording Prize, granting him a commercial recording. In 2018, he debuted in the YCA Series at New York’s Merkin Concert Hall and Washington DC’s Kennedy Center, premiering a new work by YCA Composer-in-Residence Katherine Balch.
In 2012, Anthony Trionfo performed with the “President’s Own” Marine Band. In 2013, he appeared on “From the Top” as a recipient of the Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Award and won the Alexander & Buono International Flute and National Young Arts Foundation competitions. Previous seasons have also seen him in performance with the Las Vegas Philharmonic, Interlochen Symphony Orchestra, Colburn Symphony Orchestra and Music Academy of the West Festival Orchestra, and in recital at Chamber on the Mountain, Iowa State University, Southern Adventist University, Saint Vincent College, the Levine School of Music, and the Port Washington Library.
Anthony Trionfo is pursuing his master’s degree under the tutelage of James Walker at the Colburn Conservatory of Music, where he has been a Teaching Fellow. He graduated from the Interlochen Arts Academy, having studied with Nancy Stagnitta, and has performed in master classes with Emmanuel Pahud, and YCA alumnae Mimi Stillman and Paula Robison. In addition to performing, Mr. Trionfo is committed to community outreach, teaching through the Jumpstart program in Los Angeles.
Concert tickets are $20, ($16 for students). To purchase tickets online go to www.brownvilleconcertseries.com or Facebook or call 402-825-3331. The Nebraska Arts Council (www.nebraskaartscouncil.org), a state agency, supports this program through a matching grant funded by the Nebraska Legislature, the National Endowment for the Arts and the Nebraska Cultural Endowment.