News Release

Evangel University student Chris Latorre to perform his senior trumpet recital Thursday, April 3

March 31, 2014 | Michaela Smith

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Chris Latorre, music major, will perform his senior trumpet recital on Thursday, April 3, at 7:30 p.m in the Barnett Recital Hall. The public is welcome to attend and admission is free.

For Latorre’s recital, he will play mostly jazz tunes. He also will have a rhythm section for his recital consisting of sophomore John Osborn, bassist, junior Josh Parrish, drummer and junior Desiree Bonitz, pianist.


Four, by Miles Davis

All the Things You Are, by Jerome Kern

Once I Loved, by Antônio Carlos Jobim

Now’s the Time, by Charlie Parker

Autumn Leaves, by Joseph Kosma

A Night in Tunisia, by Dizzy Gillespie

“I have been playing the trumpet since I was eight years old,” Latorre said. “It has always been a passion of mine.”

Latorre is the son of Fernando Latorre of Glenolden, Penn., and Nellie Carde of Blackwood, N.J.

For more information, contact Lynne Hall at (417) 865-2811, ext. 7212, or by email at

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