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Conservatory Faculty Joseph Parisi Named European Judge

The UMKC Conservatory is pleased to announce that Dr. Joseph Parisi has been named as a judge for the the European Championship contests and competitions to be held in Utrecht, May 2018.  He was chosen by the European Brass Band Association.  This is the first time that an American has been named to the panels.

"For the first time there will be American involvement with the highly respected Joseph Parisi, MD of Fountain City Brass Band joining Russell Gray and Jan de Haan in the box for the Championship Section set-work and Challenge Section."

In addition to his teaching and administrative duties at UMKC, Dr. Parisi is the director of the internationally acclaimed Fountain City Brass Band.


Read more here.

Published: Mar 5, 2018