(Bio as of October 2016)
Justin Amolsch returns to Goodman Theatre for his 14th appearance in A Christmas Carol. Mr. Amolsch has been a performer of horn and classical piano from a young age and made his orchestral debut at the age of 17 with the Jefferson City Symphony Orchestra. After attending the DePaul University School of Music and receiving a BA in music education, Mr. Amolsch played a season with the Rockford Symphony Orchestra. Other orchestral credits include Concertante di Chicago, Camerata Chicago and numerous other groups in the Chicago area. Mr. Amolsch currently plays trumpet, trombone and horn in a variety of local bands, including Mucca Pazza, The Hemispheres, The Congregation and Expo ’76. He has been in horn sections playing behind Broken Social Scene, Poi Dog Pondering, The Walkmen, Jesse Dee and Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds. Mr. Amolsch has recorded on albums by Califone and Iron & Wine, as well as brass tracks for numerous regional theater companies. Since 2012, Mr. Amolsch has operated Brass Inferno Productions LLC, a company that contracts and actualizes unique musical experiences for private and corporate events.
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