Anthony Trionfo, flute
Praised for his “spellbinding” performances with “authoritative intellect” by the Santa Barbara Voice after his performance of the Jolivet Concerto with the Music Academy of the West Festival Orchestra, flutist Anthony Trionfo will make his recital debuts this spring on the Young Concert Artists Series at the Kennedy Center as well as in New York City’s Merkin Concert Hall, premiering a new work by YCA Composer-in-Residence Katherine Balch.
During the 2017-2018 season, Mr. Trionfo appears in recital and conducts educational and community outreach at Chamber on the Mountain, Iowa State University, Southern Adventist University, Saint Vincent College, the Levine School of Music, the Lied Center of Kansas and the Port Washington Library. He performs Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 with Vadim Gluzman and the ProMusica Chamber Orchestra, and appears with Jupiter Chamber Players. He has performed concertos with the Interlochen Symphony Orchestra, the Colburn Symphony Orchestra, the “President’s Own” Marine Band in 2012, and the Las Vegas Philharmonic.
Recipient of the 2012 Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Award, Mr. Trionfo appeared on From the Top as a Featured Alumni Performer. In 2013, he was a first prize winner of the Alexander & Buono International Flute Competition and a winner of the National YoungArts Foundation Competition.
At the 2016 Young Concert Artists International Auditions, Mr. Trionfo received additional prizes, including prestigious Michaels Award, the Saint Vincent College Concert Series Prize, the Ruth Laredo Award, and the Lied Center of Kansas Prize. He received the further distinction of being the first YCA artist to win the inaugural LP Classics Debut Recording Prize, granting him a commercial recording.
Anthony Trionfo is pursuing his master’s degree under the tutelage of James Walker at the Colburn Conservatory of Music, where he has been a Teaching Fellow. He graduated from the Interlochen Arts Academy, having studied with Nancy Stagnitta, and has performed in masterclasses with Emmanuel Pahud, Mimi Stillman and Paula Robison.
In addition to performing, Mr. Trionfo is committed to community outreach, teaching through the Jumpstart program in Los Angeles.
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