Trumpet (BSO)

A BSO member since 1984, Peter Chapman was named second trumpet of the BSO and assistant principal trumpet of the Boston Pops in 1988. The Montreal native won the "Boston University Night at Pops" concerto competition as a student; numerous Pops solo appearances followed. A four-time Tanglewood Music Center Fellow, he was the first recipient of the TMC’s C.D. Jackson Master Award. Chapman was formerly principal trumpet of the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra, Opera Company of Boston, the Boston Ballet Orchestra, the Grand Teton Music Festival, and Boston Musica Viva.

B.M., M.M., BU School for the Arts. Trumpet with Roger Voisin, Armando Ghitalla, Robert Mogilnicki. Also faculty of Boston University.

2009-07-29


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