The 2021 WTS Seminar will be held as a virtual 4-day webinar from June 24-27 2021.

Our new interactive website is currently under construction and will be launched shortly. Please check the list of our confirmed guest artists.


The World Trumpet Society is dedicated to honoring the 100th anniversary of the legendary trumpet virtuoso, Maestro Timofei Dokshizer.


 The call for applications to the 2021 WTS competitions will be published on March 24.


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WTS Virtual Seminar (Webinar) June 24-27, 2021

  • 4 days, 32 masterclasses 
  • 26 of the world's most renowned trumpet artists from 13 countries
  • Daily Meditation Class 7:30am (Pacific Standard Time PST)
  • Daily Coffee Talk Round Table Discussion (8am PST) about:
    -Early Musical Education,
    -Performance Injury Come-back,
    -International Youth Orchestras and
    -Meditation for Musicians
  • Daily Soloist Masterclass (9am PST) with the world's top trumpet soloists (Håkan Hardenberger, Sergej Nakariakov, Selina Ott, Giuliano Sommerhalder, Matthias Höfs)
  • Daily Orchestra Masterclass (10:30am PST) with members of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Chicago Symphony Orchestra
  • Daily Jazz masterclass  (Sean Jones, Terell Stafford, Byron Stripling, Rick Braun, Ingrid Jensen, etc..)
  • Daily Commercial Trumpet Masterclass (Wayne Bergeron, Louis Dowdeswell, Jerry Hey, etc.)
  • 2 Daily Miscellaneous Masterclasses (Barbara Buttler, Fritz Damrow, Jens Lindemann, Charlie Geyer, Bobby Shew, Marie Speziale, etc.) 
  • $25 USD/ Student, $35 USD/ general Admission