Tage Larsen joined
the Chicago Symphony Orchestra as fourth/utility trumpet in 2002. He came from
the Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra, where he served as second trumpet. Larsen
was principal trumpet at the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra, and he served as the
solo cornet with the President’s Own U.S. Marine Band. He received his Bachelor
of Music degree from Michigan State University and did graduate work at the
Eastman School of Music; he studied with Barbara Butler, who presently teaches at
Northwestern University. Larsen is on the trumpet faculty of the DePaul
University School of Music.
Larsen is a native
of Cambridge, Massachusetts. He is the father of two young sons, Zachary and
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