Donald Bravo taught bassoon in NEC's Preparatory and Continuing Education programs from the early 1990s through 2015.

Bravo has performed with the U.S. Army Band, Royal Ballet, New York City Ballet, New England Opera Company, Opera Company of Boston, and Metropolitan Opera; soloist with the Detroit Symphony, Collage New Music, Boston Symphony Chamber Players, Boston Symphony Orchestra at Tanglewood, Montreal Symphony, and Library of Congress. He has recorded for Deutsche Grammophon, Nonesuch, Musical Heritage Society, Delos, CRI, and with the Marlboro Festival Orchestra under Pablo Casals.

Bravo has been principal bassoonist with Harvard Chamber Orchestra, Boston Musica Viva, Boston Ballet, Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra, Boston Lyric Opera; and a featured soloist in Turin, Italy and Israel.

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I DON'T CARE MUCH ABOUT MUSIC. WHAT I LIKE IS SOUNDS. DIZZY GILLESPIE