Trumpeter Fábio Brum was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He has lived and studied in five different countries and appeared in more than thirty countries as a soloist, orchestral performer and teacher.
Brum has performed with many prestigious ensembles including the Orquesta Sinfónica de RTVE and Orquesta Nacional de España (Spain), Ensemble Intercontemporain (France), Orquestra Sinfônica do Estado de São Paulo (Brazil), GNR Symphonic Band (Portugal) and The Brass Company Quintet (United States). Brum has collaborated with conductors such as Lorin Maazel, Semyon Bychkov and Matthias Pintscher among others.
He has been awarded prizes at the Città di Porcia, Juan García Marín, Ellsworth Smith, International Trumpet Guild and Prague Spring international music competitions, and has received various scholarships and awards from DAAD, Lake Placid Institute, Leon Rapier Memorial Scholarship Fund, Melvin D. Dickinson Scholarship Award Fund and the Baden-Württemberg STIPENDIUM.
Brum has over a decade of experience serving as principal trumpet of the Orquestra Sinfônica Brasileira and the Real Orquesta Sinfónica de Sevilla. He is a graduate of the University of Louisville (USA) and the Hochschule für Musik Karlsruhe (Germany). Brum is an active collaborator and exclusive artist of the musical instrument manufacturer Stomvi.
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