Colin is a trombonist, educator, and administrator in the Chicagoland area. He holds a Bachelor of Music in Trombone Performance from University of Wisconsin Eau Claire and a Masters of Music in Orchestral Studies from Chicago College of the Performing Arts at Roosevelt University. At CYSO, Colin has the pleasure of working with students that perform Jazz, Symphonic, and Chamber Music. Colin lives in Rogers Park with his fiancé and two cats.
Who is your favorite composer and why?
I love listening to Bruckner Symphonies. His Brass parts are amazing and the pieces build in such a slow but incredibly dramatic way.
What was the first ensemble you played in?
I played bass in the 3rd grade beginning orchestra.