Student Opportunities

Spotlight Orchestra Auditions Masterclass

Monday, November 15, 2021 at 5:00 pm


Join Broadway trumpet player Elaine Burt (Hair, White Christmas) for audition tips and learn details about participating in the 2022 Spotlight Orchestra. All instrumentalists (grades 9-12 and music directors) are invited. Bring your questions for the Q&A!


ELAINE BURT is a recent arrival to the Minneapolis/St Paul, Minnesota music community after 23 years in New York City. Elaine’s career has taken her all over the world performing with various bands and artists. In New York City, Elaine shared the stage with such greats as Bernadette Peters, Reba McEntire and Idina Menzel. She also performed on Broadway hits, national television programs, studio recording sessions and with premier jazz orchestras. Elaine frequently tours with Paul Anka and is a member of the band for the Tony Award winning revival of Hair.