Kyle and Melissa Millsap are trumpeters currently based in South Texas. They have each enjoyed successful performing careers, playing for concerts, recitals, and events throughout the United States, Mexico, and several countries in Europe.
At present, Kyle is Assistant Professor of Trumpet & Jazz at Texas A&M University-Kingsville and Melissa is a private instructor and active performer. Lessons are available in person, or via the Internet using Skype or FaceTime.
Dedicated to furthering new musical possibilities for the trumpet, the two have commissioned and premiered several new works for trumpet through the years. They have a CD of some of these pieces set to be released in late 2017/early 2018. Among these new works are:
- Shalom, Salaam, Peace... (2010), for two trumpets and organ
- Scatter the Darkness (2011), for solo trumpet and organ
- A Whisper of Angels (2012), for trumpet quartet and narrator
- 2x4: Domestic Tranquility (2013), for trumpet and flugelhorn duet
- Cuando Las Ranas Crien Pelo (2014), for six trumpets
- Murmurations (2015), for two trumpets and electronics
- Divertimento in Blue (2017) for jazz trumpet quintet
Check back regularly for updates regarding upcoming performances, recording information, and news updates.
- Kyle & Melissa Millsap