Rex Richardson wins top university grant to produce new music

New opportunities arise in different ways. For Virginia Commonwealth University professor Rex Richardson, a $50,000 grant from the VCU Presidential Research Quest Fund gave him the opportunity to produce four new major works for solo trumpet and large ensemble —such as wind ensemble and brass band — created with composers Anthony Plog, David Sampson, Andy Scott and Allen Vizzutti. Read the full story in the VCU News article by Paul Krueger.