Tenor Trombone Artist
Instructor, Interlochen Arts Academy
- Model: T350
- Bell: 336CF
- Slide: T-BCN
- Tuning Slide: Rose
- Leadpipe: T2 Alessi
- None listed
Thomas Riccobono is instructor of low brass at the Interlochen Arts Academy. He holds degrees from the Eastman School of Music, Penn State University, and the Cleveland Institute of Music. He has performed concertos with the Penn State and Florida State University orchestras, Interlochen Arts Academy Band, Encore Society of Winds and the Traverse Symphony Orchestra. He was a concerto winner and soloist at Pennsylvania State University and Florida State University, and a solo competition winner at the Eastern Trombone Workshop in 1996.
Tom has also performed with the Savannah Symphony, Detroit Symphony Orchestra, Rochester Philharmonic, Milwaukee Symphony, Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival Orchestra in Salzau, Germany, and the Spoleto Festival Orchestra (Italy).
Tom is principal trombonist with the Traverse Symphony Orchestra and conducts the NMC Concert Band and the choir at Immaculate Conception Church in Traverse City.
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Edwards is proud to be a sponsor of the 2018 Georgia Trombone Summit, which will take place at the University of Georgia on May 23 – 26. This four-day event, hosted by Josh Bynum, will feature a stellar cast of musicians, including the Boston Symphony Orchestra trombone section (Toby Oft, Stephen Lange, and James Markey), Marshall […] more ››
In Their Own Words
"Personally, I want a trombone that doesn't get in the way and allows me to be me. With my Edwards, I can create whatever sound or color I need on a given day. In the opera, it allows me to be strong but nimble while in chamber settings giving the ability to execute virtuostic passages musically without sounding labored."
Principal Trombonist, Pittsburgh Opera