Brian Reichenbach enjoys a variety of performing throughout the Chicago area and is Assistant Professor of Music at Trinity International University in Deerfield, Illinois where he directs the Symphonic Band and teaches trumpet. He is a member of the Elmhurst Symphony and has performed with ensembles including Chicago Sinfonietta, Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra, Quad Cities Symphony Orchestra, and Millar Brass. Brian has performed under major conductors including James Conlon, James Levine, and Yuri Temirkanov and in 1999 and 2006 performed as solo trumpet in the premieres of operas by Bernard Rands and Ned Rorem under the direction of David Zinman at the Aspen Music Festival. An avid chamber musician, Brian is a member of the International Chamber Artists, New Chicago Brass, and founding member of the Lincoln Park Brass. He appears regularly as a guest soloist, clinician, and adjudicator at Chicago area middle and high schools and teaches at Csehy Summer School of Music in Langhorne, Pennsylvania.
Brian received a DMA in Trumpet Performance from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign where he studied with Ronald Romm and Charles Daval. Previously, he studied with John Hagstrom at DePaul University and Terry Schwartz at Wheaton College. He has participated in wind conducting master classes with Mallory Thompson, Michael Haithcock, Craig Kirchhoff, and Paula Crider.