November 25, 2016.

Young trumpeter Cristóbal Rojas Salinas won the National Trumpet Competition organized by the University of Concepción Cultural Corporation, with the internationally renowned maestro Éric Aubier, and the sponsorship from Yamaha and its dealer Audiomúsica.

This National Trumpet Meeting and Competition, whose purpose was to provide an instructional instance focused on the French performance technique, took place throughout this week and included masterclasses, breathwork exercises and a display of instruments.

The winner Cristóbal Rojas will be representing Chile in the Latin American Trumpet Competition 2017 in Medellín, Colombia. Additionally, he will be a permanent reinforcement for the Concepción Symphony Orchestra during that same season. He was also given a trumpet in C by courtesy of AudioMúsica.