June 3, 2016
John Henes is a private teacher of the Alexander technique to members of major American and European orchestras as well as other performing artists from the United States and abroad. He frequently gives Alexander technique lectures and master classes at universities around the country and in Europe, and was formerly a trumpeter with the Lyric Opera of Chicago Orchestra, North Carolina Symphony, and Army Field Band. He has recorded Shostakovich’s Concerto No. 1 for Piano, Trumpet, and Strings with the Chicago Sinfonietta. For more information, visit his personal web site.