Eric Berlin is Principal Trumpet of the Albany Symphony and Boston Philharmonic Orchestras, Associate Principal Trumpet of the Colorado Music Festival Orchestra, and a member of the Boston Modern Orchestra Project. In addition to his titled positions, he has performed with the Boston Symphony Orchestra, New York Philharmonic and the Los Angeles Philharmonic. As a soloist, he has appeared with Albany Symphony Orchestra, Boston Modern Orchestra Project, Hartford Symphony Orchestra, Helsinki University Orchestra, and the US Coast Guard Band. A champion of music of our time, he has commissioned, premiered and recorded numerous new works for trumpet and can be heard as soloist on MSR Classics, Naxos and Albany Records. Stephen Paulus’ Concerto for Two Trumpets on his latest release of all commissioned works with the UMass Wind Ensemble received a Grammy nomination for Best Contemporary Classical Composition. A member of the Board of Directors of International Trumpet Guild, Eric Berlin is a Yamaha Performing Artist.