Kevin Cobb is professor of music in trumpet at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music.
Since joining the American Brass Quintet (ABQ) in 1998, he has established himself as one of the preeminent trumpet players in New York City.
In addition to his chamber music expertise, Cobb is a highly sought-after orchestral player, performing regularly with the New York Philharmonic, Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, New York City Ballet, and Orchestra of St. Luke’s. He has also appeared as guest principal with the Philadelphia Orchestra, St. Louis Symphony, St. Paul Chamber Orchestra, San Diego Symphony, and Kansas City Symphony.
Extremely versatile, Cobb has performed in everything from Broadway shows, film scores, and TV recordings to concerts featuring Metallica, James Taylor, Peter Gabriel, and Ben Folds.
Cobb’s previous teaching duties include The Juilliard School, Yale School of Music, and SUNY Stony Brook.
Along with the many recordings of the ABQ he can be heard on, his solo CD, One, is available on Summit Records.