Dave Douglas, prolific trumpeter, composer, educator and engineer from New York City, has received the Doris Duke Artist Award, the Guggenheim Fellowship, an Aaron Copland award, and two GRAMMY® nominations! Douglas’s work has been noted for his attention to a diverse set of ensembles and for his constant exploration of new genres and techniques.
PARMA is excited to announce that the next performance in our annual PARMA Music Festival is Friday, October 7th. Joining OURBIGBAND is world-renowned trumpeter and composer, Dave Douglas!
OURBIGBAND is “not your average orchestra”, they have performed anything from new to old and original to classical. OURBIGBAND is not afraid to take on new sounds and work with a diverse community of artists from improvisers to skilled composers. The teaming up of Dave Douglas and OURBIGBAND is a sound surely not to be missed. Buy your tickets here.
The annual PARMA Music Festival is continuing into 2016 with a fresh coat of paint and a new direction. In the spirit of keeping the Festival innovative in terms of programming, scheduling, and the overall format, PMF 2016 will be a series of one-off concerts in various locations in New England and beyond throughout the 2016-2017 season – stay tuned for the latest updates and announcements.