Chris Carrillo is active in modern, classical, commercial, and period instrument mediums and has performed throughout the US, Australia, Germany, and the UK. He is currently principal trumpet with the Madison Brass, a regular performer with the New Orchestra of Washington, D.C., and the studio trumpet professor at James Madison University where he has served on faculty since 2009. Recent highlights include a guest appearance with the “President’s Own” United States Marine Band Brass Quintet, a Grammy-nominated recording with the Dallas Wind Symphony, and performances with the Austin, Charlotte, Charlottesville, Jacksonville, and Roanoke Symphony Orchestras. Chris has also performed with the Austin Lyric Opera, Charlottesville Opera, Opera Memphis, and Opera on the James. He is a regular performer at the Victoria Bach Festival, the Redeemer Artes Early Music Festival, the Staunton Music Festival, and as a guest artist with Chatham Baroque in Pittsburgh, PA and Tempesta di Mare–The Philadelphia Baroque Orchestra.
For more information, please visit www.chriscarrillotrumpet.com.