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Peter Auricchio


Peter received his Bachelor of Music in Trumpet Performance from the Boston University College of Fine Arts in 2003. While at B.U. he studied with Terry Everson, a world renowned recital soloist and performer in the Boston area. Peter received his Master of Music Degree in Trumpet Performance with a Jazz Emphasis at the University of Denver's Lamont School of Music, studying with Professor Alan Hood.

Peter became a principal player in the Apollo Chamber Brass, a non-profit musical organization that provides high-art chamber music recital series as well as community outreach and educational programs. With the ACB, Peter was given the opportunity to perform full recital series and live radio spots in addition to presenting clinics and masterclasses on chamber music and ensemble playing in several states across the western United States. Peter was one of the inaugural members of Chased, the premier Bill Chase Tribute Band in the United States. Peter has performed regularly with countless ensembles and musical organizations throughout the New York, New Jersey and Long Island areas. As a member of the teaching faculty of Music & Arts in Stony Brook as well as several local area music stores, he is always eager to accept new trumpet students and help to guide them in their musical and artistic journeys.

While based in New York, Peter traveled extensively performing and lecturing across the world. In 2014, as a member of the Tuscia Opera Festival Orchestra in Viterbo, Italy. In 2017, as a guest artist for the 'A Century of Movement: Russian Culture and Global Community Since 1917' Conference at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. And most recently, with the Worklight Productions' touring company. As a member of the touring orchestra for Rogers and Hammerstein's 'Cinderella', Peter was part of over 200 performances across the United States (Including Alaska), Mexico and Canada through the 2017-18 and 2018-19 seasons.

In addition to his rigorous performance and teaching schedule, Peter is a D.M.A. Candidate at the Stony Brook University School of Music and is currently living in his home town of Stony Brook, NY.

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