Brian Cook has been a member of the Bay-Atlantic Symphony since 1997. Previously, he served as first trumpet for La Sinfonica del Aguascalientes, a professional Mexican symphony orchestra. He has also performed with Concerto Soloists of Philadelphia, The Pottstown Symphony, The Youngstown Symphony, and numerous other professional ensembles. As a soloist, he has received awards from the International Trumpet Guild, and has been a featured soloist for the Atlantic Brass Band.
Brian holds a doctoral degree in Music Education from Boston University, and is a passionate advocate for music education. He has taught music at all levels, from pre-school through college. Brian currently resides in Somers Point, NJ, with his wife Jennifer and daughter Sophia.