Friends, peers, organizations, and institutions that have inspired me along the years,
in no particular order. They're all wonderful, check them out:
Jean-François Madeuf- Musician, Historical Trumpeter
Richard Seraphinoff- Musician, Professor of Music at Indiana University, Natural Horn Maker,
Supervisor of the International Trumpet-making Workshop.
Nathaniel Wood- Musician, Historical Instrument Maker
Michael Münkwitz- Historical Instrument Maker, Supervisor of the International Trumpet-making Workshop
International Trumpet-making Workshop- A workshop focused on making natural trumpets using 17th century techniques. Supervised by Dr. Richard Seraphinoff, Dr. Robert Barclay, and Mr. Michael Münkwitz. No metal working experience needed.
American Music Instrument Society-The American Musical Instrument Society promotes better understanding of all aspects of the history, design, construction, restoration, and usage of musical instruments in all cultures and from all periods.