Dr. Scott Belck currently serves at the Director of Jazz Studies and Commercial Music, Associate Professor of Music, and Division Head of Ensembles and Conducting at the University of Cincinnati’s College-Conservatory of Music (CCM) where he directs the CCM Jazz Ensemble and teaches applied Jazz Trumpet. He is a founding member of critically acclaimed Tromba Mundi contemporary trumpet ensemble, the UpBeat Brass and Lead Trumpet for the Detroit Jazz Festival Orchestra.
His playing credits include recordings and lead trumpet/guest soloist spots with the Cincinnati Pops featuring the Manhattan Transfer and John Pizzarelli, the Glenn Miller Orchestra, and jazz soloist with the University of North Texas One O’clock Lab Band with whom he recorded four CDs as jazz soloist and section trumpet. He has performed as principal/lead trumpet with the Indianapolis Symphony, the Cincinnati Symphony, the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra, the Lexington Philharmonic, the Richmond Symphony Orchestra, the Duluth Festival Opera.
He has also served as the Artistic Director of the Dayton Jazz Orchestra, the United States Air Force Night Flight Jazz Ensemble, and the Miami Valley Jazz Camp in Ohio. Scott also serves as artistic advisor of the Cincinnati Contemporary Jazz Orchestra. Scott Belck is a Yamaha Performing Artist.
Learn more about Scott Belck on his website: http://scottbelck.com.