Master Trumpeter Featured at Baroque Concert

The Middleburg Concert Series kicks off its second season March 13 with a performance of baroque music by modern trumpet artist Douglas Wilson. The 4 p.m. concert will include selections from Bach, Handel and Poglietti.

Wilson, who holds degrees in music from Yale University, Oberlin College and the University of Oklahoma, has performed with numerous concert ensembles, including the Washington Bach Consort, the National Philharmonic Orchestra and the Washington Concert Opera. He will be joined by Steven Cooksey, professor emeritus at Shenandoah University, on organ and harpsichord; Cynthia Saucedo and Enrique Reynosa on violin, Maryory Serrano on viola/violin and Alan Saucedo on cello.

A reception to meet the artists will follow the performance, which will be held at the Middleburg United Methodist Church at 15 W. Washington St. Admission is free, but donations are welcome. For more information contact Alan Saucedo at or 540-303-7127.

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