Martin Bonilla

Tenor Trombone Artist

Martin Bonilla

Martin Bonilla

Trombonist, Trombones de Costa Rica

Instrument Specs

  • Model: T350-E
  • Bell: 324CD
  • Slide: T-BCN
  • Tuning Slide: Rose
  • Leadpipe: T2 Alessi

Martín Bonilla is the trombone and euphonium teacher at the University of Costa Rica Music School and euphonium professor at the National Institute of Music of Costa Rica. He is also a freelance trombonist, participating several times as trombonist of National Symphony Orchestra of Costa Rica and other prominent groups. Bonilla played with the Youth Symphony Orchestra of the Americas in Puerto Rico, the Central American Symphony Orchestra and the ensemble of the National Selection of Bands of Costa Rica.

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David Taylor’s Winter News

David Taylor has a few things happening this winter. First, he and his Calithumpians (Ron Stabinsky, Moppa Elliot, and Kevin Shea) will be at Roulette on December 7. This concert is presented by Interpretations and will include Dave’s Big Stories for a Small Group. Roulette is at 509 Atlantic Avenue in Brooklyn. There are musicians in this […] more ››

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