Edmund Cord, professor of trumpet at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, has served as principal trumpet of the Israel Philharmonic, Utah Symphony, and Santa Fe Opera. He has soloed with Israel Philharmonic, Bangkok Symphony, and Utah Symphony and has served as guest principal trumpet with the symphony orchestras of Saint Louis, Indianapolis, Houston, and San Diego. A charter member of the International Trumpet Guild, Mr. Cord coaches and conducts various ensembles and is Director of the Indiana University Brass Choir. His former students have performance and teaching positions in orchestras, colleges, and service bands in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Israel, Australia, Japan, Thailand, and Singapore. Mr. Cord has presented master classes, clinics, and workshops in brass performance in Australia, Israel, and throughout Asia and North America. He is a former student of Max Woodbury, Herbert Mueller, Louis Davidson, Charles Gorham, Thomas Stevens, and Arnold Jacobs.