Omri Barak, Trumpet

Barak, Omri - photoOmri just completed his freshman year at the Curtis Institute of Music, where he studies with David Bilger. Beginning with piano and violin at age five, he picked up the trumpet at age eight and took to it immediately. Growing up in Pittsburgh, Omri studied with members of the Pittsburgh Symphony, and spent a year learning computer science and mathematics before changing focus. While not practicing, Omri enjoys coffee, sightseeing, and the great outdoors.