Brandon Ridenour is a virtuoso trumpet player who also composes, arranges, and teaches. He is a graduate of the Juilliard School and The Academy, a two-year fellowship program created by Carnegie Hall, Juilliard, and the Weill Music Institute. In 2006, at the age of 20, he joined the Canadian Brass which he performed with for 7 years.
This year he has recorded a full album of arrangements and pieces for trumpet and piano. The album features music of Paganini, Brahms, Schumann, Debussy, Ravel, Bartok, and more.
Here he is performing his own arrangement of Debussy’s Girl with the Flaxen Hair with pianist Rachel Kudo in Oktaven Audio in Yonkers, NY.
Check out the rest of videos on his YouTube Channel, his website, and his CD.