School of Music Professor Kim Dunnick, President of International Trumpet Guild, Presides at 2012 Conference


Contributed by Molly O'Shea Polk

Kim Dunnick, Trumpet Professor in the School of Music and the President of the International Trumpet Guild, recently attended organization's May 2012 Conference.  The conference was held in Columbus, GA. As President of the ITG, Dunnick presided over the board gatherings, as well as several other activities and meetings. 

The International Trumpet Guild (ITG) is an organization of over six thousand members representing more than sixty countries around the world.  A founding member of the ITG, Dr. Dunnick has served for many years on the Board of Directors, the Executive Committee, and from 1997-1999, as President.  He has written several articles for the ITG Journal, and served as Book Review Editor for 20 years.  More recently, he was co-editor of the autobiography of famous Russian virtuoso Timofei Dokshizer, and he produced the celebratory pamphlet Twenty Five Years of the ITG, highlighting important figures and events of this organization’s twenty five years of service to the trumpet community.