Brian Voelz is a trumpet performer and educator from Boston. He directs ensembles and teaches private and group lessons at several public and private schools grades 3-12. In addition to teaching, Voelz is an active freelancer and is especially passionate about volunteering his services to play “Taps” for military funerals. Voelz graduated from the Eastman School of Music, where he studied with James Thompson.
Birthday – Februrary 25
Schools Attended – Needham High School and Eastman School of Music
Instruments You Teach – Trumpet and Trombone
Age I started lessons – 10
Favorite music to listen to – That’s tough! But Sabrina Claudio right now.
Other hobbies/interests – Basketball, baseball, golf, cooking, and going to the beach.
Something most people don’t know about me – I’m a quarter Japanese – most people don’t see it!
Where I grew up – Needham, MA
Practice tips – Get inspired