Brian Garland studied trumpet performance at the Boston Conservatory earning a Master’s of Music and received a Bachelor’s of Music from the University of North Carolina School of the Arts. While living in Boston he performed throughout the city with the Accent Brass Quintet and the New England Philharmonic.
As a pedagogue Brian specializes in orchestral studies, classical solo literature, and brass quintet repertoire. His students consistently win positions in all-district and all-state, and have gone on to attend universities including Appalachian State, Montreat College, UNC School of the Arts, and more.
Brian currently works as brass instructor and operations manager for the Asheville Symphony Youth Orchestra. He also performs regularly with the Asheville Symphony and freelances throughout the southeast.
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