Indiana U. (2000-'02); B.M., Curtis Institute of Music, '05. Studies with Nitzan Haroz, Carl Lenthe, and Michael Warny.
Second trombone, Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, since 2005; previously, principal trombone, Pennsylvania Ballet Orchestra (Philadelphia) and Delaware Symphony Orchestra. Has performed with the Philadelphia Orchestra, Oslo Philharmonic, Atlanta Symphony, Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia, Tanglewood Music Center, Spoleto Festival USA, Hot Springs Music Festival, The American Wind Symphony Orchestra, and Sphinx Symphony (Detroit). Other festival/chamber appearances include the 92nd Street Y, Martha's Vineyard Chamber Music Society, and St. Barts Music Festival. Has appeared as guest artist and master class clinician at several leading American conservatories and universities. Artist/clinician for the Edwards Instrument Company; performs exclusively on Edwards trombones and Greg Black mouthpieces. Faculty member at Mannes College The New School for Music, Purchase College (SUNY), and Juilliard MAP.Personal Website:www.westonsprott.com