Matthew Ernst, a 2000 graduate from Perry High School and former member of the Perry High School Band program, was recently named principal trumpet for the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra!  Following his years at Perry, Matthew went on to earn degrees from The University of Michigan and Southern Methodist University.  Prior to winning the audition for CSO, Matthew was principal trumpet with the Virginia Symphony Orchestra, and associate principal with the Louisiana Philharmonic.

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