Project Description

James Ackley, EE.UU.

Trompeta solista en Orquesta Filarmónica de Carolina del Sur. Profesor de Trompeta en Universidad de Carolina del Sur (United States).


James Ackley, a native of Cincinnati, Ohio is an International Trumpet Solo Artist. His numerous solo appearances have included orchestras, wind ensembles and chamber groups in the U.S., Mexico, Colombia, Venezuela, Argentina, Uruguay, and Ecuador, among other countries. Mr. Ackley has also performed as a recitalist in South America, North America and throughout Europe. He is currently under Andes International Management.

James received his B.M. from Baldwin-Wallace College and his M.M. from the Cleveland Institute of Music. At the present time, he is Professor of Applied Trumpet Studies at the University of Connecticut. He is also the director of the Brass Department and performance Department as well as the conductor of both the UConn Trumpet Ensemble and the UConn Brass Ensemble. Previously he has held positions as principal trumpet and soloist with orchestras throughout Latin America and the United States.