Paul Bellino, trombone

Paul Bellino received a Bachelor’s degree in performance from the Eastman School of Music where he was awarded the Remington Trombone Scholarship as well as a Brass Quintet Fellowship Award. Mr. Bellino holds a Master’s degree in Orchestral Performance from the Manhattan School of Music where he was awarded a full scholarship and the coveted John Clark award for outstanding accomplishment in Brass Performance.

Currently he teaches at Vassar College and Our Lady of Lourdes High School. In addition to having an extensive private trombone studio, Paul Bellino remains active in the community and region as a teacher and performer with hundreds of performances and master classes throughout the country. Recently, Mr. Bellino has performed extensively with the New York Philharmonic as Assistant Principal Trombone and Second Trombone under the direction of Honeck, Eshenbach, von Donnanyi, and Gilbert among others. Mr. Bellino also performed as second trombonist with King and I at Lincoln Center, The Springfield Symphony (MA), Hudson Valley Philharmonic and as Principal Trombonist with the Peninsula Music Festival (WI) . Performances also include the Metropolitan Opera under the direction of James Levine and Esa-Pekka Salonen , the New York City Opera and the Gotham City Opera performing works by Wagner, Weill and Hindemith. Recent recordings include movie soundtracks to Noah starring Russell Crowe and The Secret Life of Walter Mitty and Zoolander II starring Ben Stiller.

August Symphony Series performance location

Door Community Auditorium - Fish Creek 

The Peninsula Music Festival - 10347 Highway 42

Unit B Green Gables Shops 

P.O. Box 340, Ephraim, Wisconsin  54211

email: musicfestival@musicfestival.com

Phone: (920) 854-4060