Subject Area: Trumpet, Teeny Tykes & Tunes
Erin Fenton has a Bachelor’s degree in Trumpet Performance from Northwestern University, in Evanston, Illinois. There she studied with former Chicago Symphony Orchestra members such as Vincent Cichowitz and Charles Geyer, and performed with the university orchestra, wind ensemble, jazz band and various small ensembles. Prior to college, she grew up in Fayette County, where she began studying the trumpet at age 10, and went on to participate in regional Honor Bands, Georgia All-State Bands, Solo and Ensemble Festivals, and the Georgia Governor’s Honors Program. Currently, Erin performs with the First Baptist Church of Newnan orchestra during weekly worship services. She has also served as the 3-year-old Children’s Choir director since 2008 and loves the opportunity to teach children the fundamentals of music each week.