CONSERVATORY

Conservatory Alum Chris Larios Wins Position with President's Own Marine Band

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The Conservatory is pleased to announce that Conservatory alum Chris Larios (BM composition and trumpet performance 2011) who studied with Keith Benjamin, has won a position with the President's Own United States Marine Band.  It's a prestigious position with a rigorous audition process.

“The President’s Own” United States Marine Band’s mission is to perform for the President of the United States and the Commandant of the Marine Corps. Founded in 1798 by an Act of Congress, the Marine Band is America’s oldest continuously active professional musical organization. Today, “The President’s Own” is celebrated for its role at the White House and its dynamic public performances, which total more than 500 annually.

Congratulations, Chris!

For more information, please contact:

Name: Dana Self
Phone: 816-235-2949
Email: selfdr@umkc.edu