Kristin HetlandCornett (zinke) and Baroque Trumpet

Kristin Hetland originates from Helleland in Rogaland, and now lives in Trondheim. She has a master's degree in trumpet performing from the Conservatorium van Amsterdam, and a bachelor in trumpet performing from the Music Academys of Göteborg and Malmö in Sweden. She also studied baroque trumpet with Friedemann Immer in Amsterdam.

Kristin has participated in several competitions, and won the baroque trumpet category, "The Reiche Award" at the National Trumpet Competition, at the George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia, USA in 2006. She holds a permanent position as a trumpet player in the Norwegian Air Force Band in Trondheim, and also works as a freelance musician.


Photo by Urszula Tarasiewicz.