Artist Bio

Justin Amolsch
Justin Amolsch

Justin Amolsch

(Bio as of October 2013)

Justin Amolsch returns to the Goodman for his 11th appearance in A Christmas Carol. Mr. Amolsch has been a performer of French horn and classical piano from a young age, and made his orchestral debut at the age of 17 with the Jefferson City (Missouri) Symphony Orchestra. After attending DePaul University School of Music and receiving a degree 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 French horn in a variety of local bands, including Mucca Pazza, The Congregation and Expo ’76. He has been in horn sections playing behind Broken Social Scene, The Walkmen and Andre Williams. Mr. Amolsch has recorded on albums by Califone and Iron & Wine, as well as brass tracks for numerous regional theater companies.

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