Chris Albrecht, Bachelor of Music in Trumpet Performance (2009), was a finalist in the International Trumpet Guild Orchestral Excerpts Competition this past summer. The conference was held from June 11-15, 2013 in Grand Rapids, MI . Chris was the overall second place winner. He received his MM from the University of Michigan and is completing a DMA at Arizona State University.
Alumna Maria Bessmeltseva (MM 2007, student of Vasile Beluska) has issued her debut CD, and it is available on Amazon at http://www.amazon.com/Soliloquy/dp/B00DAJKD00/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1375034349&sr=8-1&keywords=maria+bessmeltseva
BGSU alumnus Todd Schreiber was named 2013 Vocal Music Teacher of the Year in Michigan.
Dr. Jason Dovel, MM 2005, has recently won the position of Assistant Professor of Trumpet at the University of Kentucky. Prior to this new appointment, Jason has served as Assistant Professor of Trumpet at Northeastern State University in Tahlequah, Oklahoma