EJ MIRANDABrass | Trumpet
EJ grew up in Southern California where he began playing the trumpet in the 5th grade. Since then he has gained recognition as an outstanding musician at the local, state, and national levels. At the state level, he was selected to be a member of the All-Southern California Honor Band/Orchestra from 2014 through 2017 and was principal trumpet in the Orchestra during his 11th grade year. He was also a member of the All State Honor Band/Orchestra from 2013-2018 and was the principal trumpet in the Orchestra for his 11th and 12th grade years. Nationally, he was selected through an audition process to be a member of the Honors Orchestra of America and to be a member of the National Youth Orchestra of the USA.
While in the NYO-USA, under the direction of Marin Alsop, he toured Guadalajara, Mexica, Quito, Ecuador and Colombia as a Music Ambassador for the United States. EJ is currently on a half scholarship as a Trumpet Performance Major at BYU and studies with Dr. Jason Bergman. At BYU he is principal trumpet in the Philharmonic, Wind Ensemble, Chamber Orchestra and the Brass Quintet. EJ enjoys teaching trumpet and sharing his love of music with others.Call (801) 802-0625 with any questions!