"The presentation left us a feeling
of wanting more and more. "
Casper, WY 82601
Steven Trinkle has held principal trumpet positions with orchestras in Augusta, Dubuque, Shreveport and the Orchestra Sinfonica della Radiotelevisione in Turin, Italy. He was assistant principal trumpet with the Orquesta Sinfonica de Maracaibo in Venezuela and has performed with the Houston Symphony and the Kansas City Philharmonic. Under his direction his ensembles have performed in Brazil, Switzerland, Italy, at the Kennedy Center in Washington D. C. and throughout the United States.
Genie Burkett serves both the artistic and educational spheres. As a timpanist and percussion, she has performed with the Paul Price Percussion Ensemble, the Orchestra Society of Philadelphia, the Orquesta de la Primera Jornada Musicale, and the Kansas City Philharmonic. Burkett has held positions as Principal Timpanist with the Orchestra Sinfonica RAI (Turin, Italy) and the Augusta (GA) Symphony, and as Principal Percussionist with the Orquesta Sinfonica de Maracaibo (Venezuela). Burkett is a veteran teacher of more than 25 years at the college, private, and public school level.
Trinkle Brass Works, Inc. is an artistic organization, federally recognized since 1985. The mission of TBW is to provide concerts, lecture-demonstrations,workshops, clinics, and seminars for audiences of all ages to increase appreciation, knowledge and understanding of music.
TBW works with presenting organizations, schools, libraries, and communities to provide high-quality programs of classical and contemporary music.
TBW also commissions music for brass and percussion ensembles, mixed instrumentation chamber ensembles ranging from 2 to 25 members and salon/theater orchestra groupings of 8 to 16. To date, the group’s commissioned composers have included Thomas Albert, Gunther Tautenhahn, Roberto Sierra, and Harry Lockwood, all ASCAP award-winning composers.
Isadora Trinkle, violist, has performed with several orchestras including the Wyoming Symphony, the Scottsdale Philharmonic, the Powder River Symphony, the Las Vegas Philharmonic Orchestra and the Conway Symphony. She was awarded the prestigious Liberace scholarship while studying at University of Nevada, Las Vegas, and earned honors at the Killington Festival (VT) and the Rocky Mountain Conservatory. A member of Trinkle Brass Works for many years, she is also a skilled pianist, vocalist, and violinist.