CharlesDongCharles Dong is a recent graduate from the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music with a Bachelor’s degree in Music Education. Charles is an active trombonist in the greater Cincinnati area and can be seen regularly with The Cincy Brass, Tropicoso and the Cincy River Rats. He has also performed with a number of nationally known artists, including the Blue Wisp Big Band, Frank Sinatra Jr, Lou Ritchie and Bobby Rydell.

Currently, Charles is a general music teacher and assistant band director at Three Rivers Local Schools, as well as private lessons teacher at Musicmakers Music School in Mt. Washington.