Valade Instructor of Trumpet, Interlochen Arts Camp
Assistant Dean and Brass Department Head, Conservatory of Music, Lynn University; Founder and Artistic Director, Roger Voisin Memorial Trumpet Competition
M.M., Trumpet Performance, New England Conservatory; B.M., Trumpet Performance, Boston University
Internationally acclaimed trumpeter Marc Reese is best known for his near two-decade tenure in the Empire Brass Quintet with whom he toured the globe, entertaining audiences and inspiring brass players with the quintet’s signature sound and virtuosity.
Mr. Reese is also highly regarded as an orchestral musician having performed with the New York Philharmonic, Cleveland Orchestra and the Boston Symphony. He appears on numerous recordings with the Empire Brass and has also recorded with the Boston Pops.
Mr. Reese has designed and produced a new mouthpiece with master craftsman Ken Larson called the Reesepiece and recently released a recording of recital pieces entitled The Other Trumpet. He has also authored a double tonguing eBook entitled Repurposing Clarke.
Mr. Reese serves as Assistant Dean and Brass Department Head for Lynn University’s Conservatory of Music where he is also the founder and Artistic Director of the Roger Voisin Memorial Trumpet Competition.