TBJ73: Weston Sprott

TBJ73: Weston Sprott

This was one of my favorite episodes we've ever done of The Brass Junkies. Weston Sprott, Acting Principal Trombone of the Metropolitan Opera, is as thoughtful a human being as you will ever find. We talked about his incredible career and also went into the diversity issues still facing the industry today. A lot of food for thought.

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TBJ12: Joe Alessi, Principal Trombone of the New York Philharmonic

TBJ12: Joe Alessi, Principal Trombone of the New York Philharmonic

What is there left to say about Joe Alessi? Many consider him the greatest trombone player in the world. He is the Principal Trombone of the New York Philharmonic and also solos all over the world. He also finds time to teach at Juilliard. He is a generational talent.

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