Trumpeter Kevin Cobb became a member of the American Brass Quintet in the fall of 1998. He performs regularly in New York with such organizations as the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, the New York Philharmonic, and the New York City Ballet Orchestra. Prior to joining the ABQ, he played with the Manhattan Brass Quintet and the Meridian Arts Ensemble.
Mr. Cobb has served as guest principal trumpet with numerous orchestras throughout the United States and Europe, and is co-principal trumpet of the Aspen Festival Orchestra. His first solo CD, One, features an all-American program of unaccompanied trumpet solos on the Summit Label.
Mr. Cobb serves on the faculties of the Juilliard School, SUNY Stony Brook, New York University, and the Aspen Music School. He holds a bachelor’s degree from the Curtis Institute of Music and a master’s degree from the Juilliard School.