Brian Brancato

Teaching Artist (Winds, Brass & Percussion)

Brian is a music educator and active trumpet player from Rochester, NY. He holds Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Music Education from the Crane School of Music. During the 2019–2020 school year, Brian worked as an itinerant music teacher between two high schools in the Rochester City School District. After moving to Troy in 2020, he worked as a substitute teacher in the Capital Region BOCES, and began teaching brass lessons through Music & Arts in Latham, NY. He also plays trumpet in a local funk band, the NoLaNauts.