Kenny Capshaw, Trumpet
(Kenny in the middle with his family)
# OF YEARS PLAYING WITH EPSO:
I am so proud and honored to have been playing with the El Paso Symphony Orchestra for 50 years!
EMPLOYMENT OUTSIDE OF EPSO:
I am currently the director of Jazz Ensembles and Brass Methods Professor at UTEP. I am a retired band director with the El Paso Independent School District and former adjunct instructor at NMSU.
OTHER ARTS GROUPS YOU PERFORM WITH:
I have performed with the New Mexico, Las Cruces, Roswell, and Juarez Symphony Orchestras. Former member of El Paso Brass, Quintessential Brass and UTEP Faculty Brass Quintet. I have been a guest soloist with many groups throughout the southwest.
I love playing bad golf, riding my bike, and am an avid sports fan. My favorite thing to do is visit with my grandkids.
PEOPLE WOULD BE SURPRISED TO KNOW THAT:
I have played under six different conductors and many guest conductors with the El Paso Symphony over the years.