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.