CANADIAN BRASS (BO HUANG)
Native to Lexington, Kentucky, Caleb currently resides in Brooklyn, New York, with his wife, Amanda.
He has recorded the “G. Schirmer Horn Library,” which includes much of the standard repertoire for horn and piano.
BeRNHARD SCUlly Virtuoso Bernhard Scully is the professor of horn at the University of Illinois, Champagne-Urbana. He is a passionate teacher, and has been on the faculty of the Music Academy of the West, the Eastman School of Music, the Kendall Betts Horn Camp, the Madeline Island Music Camp with the Prairie Winds Quintet, and the Raphael Mendez Brass Institute.
Bernhard has numerous awards to his credit, including being the first horn player to win the prestigious McKnight Music Fellowship. In 2010 the University of Wisconsin-Madison awarded him the Distinguished Alumni Award for excellence in artistry.
Bernhard has held the position of principal horn with the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra where he was featured as a soloist on many occasions. Prior to the SPCO he was the horn player of the Canadian Brass, performing on numerous recordings and touring the world. He has been fortunate to return and play with the quintet on numerous occasions since his departure. He is in demand as a soloist, chamber musician, orchestral player (including orchestras such as the Chicago Symphony), and is a frequent guest artist at workshops, conventions, and clinics across the U.S.
He currently resides in Champaign, Illinois, with his wife Sarah and their three daughters. ACHIlleS lIARmAkOpOUlOS Award-winning Achilles Liarmakopoulos is the trombonist of the Canadian Brass. Achilles holds degrees from the Yale University School of Music, Curtis Institute of Music, San Francisco Conservatory and the Philippos Nakas Conservatory in his hometown of Athens, Greece. Achilles has toured extensively throughout North America, Europe and Asia, performing and educating in the world’s most important venues and institutions.