Paul Bellino

Adjunct Artist in Music

Trombone, Tuba

Paul Bellino maintains a rigorous schedule in both performance and instruction. Mr. Bellino currently plays second trombone with the Hudson Valley Philharmonic, principal trombone with the Peninsula Music Festival Orchestra of Wisconsin and teaches at Vassar College.

Mr. Bellino received a bachelor’s degree in performance from the Eastman School of Music where he was awarded the Emory Remington Trombone Scholarship as well as a Brass Quintet Fellowship Award. Mr. Bellino also holds a master's degree in orchestral performance from the Manhattan School of Music where he was awarded a full scholarship and the coveted John Clark Award for outstanding accomplishment in brass performance. Mr. Bellino has performed with the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, New York Philharmonic, Cincinnati Symphony, Seattle Symphony, Montreal Symphony, Russian National Orchestra and St. Petersburg Symphony Orchestra and performs in the Caribbean, Japan, Europe and throughout the United States and South America.

BA, Eastman School of Music; MA, Manhattan School of Music
At Vassar since 2009


Skinner Hall
Box 18

Research and Academic Interests


Departments and Programs


MUSI 76 Trombone
MUSI 77 Tuba
MUSI 176 Trombone
MUSI 177 Tuba
MUSI 276 Trombone
MUSI 277 Tuba
MUSI 376 Trombone
MUSI 377 Tuba
MUSI 380 4th Year Instruction