Rob Stattel plays trombone and euphonium, and performs and teaches throughout the New York area. A native of Washington, DC, he currently resides in Yonkers, NY, His experiences include a stint with the 81st US Army Band, and a national tour with “In The Mood”, a 1940s musical review. Locally, he has performed with the Yonkers Philharmonic, the Westchester Broadway Theater, the Bensen/Scott Orchestra, the Westchester Swing Band, the Virgil Scott Orchestra, the Monarch Brass Quintet and the Bottom Line Tuba Quartet. Rob has degrees from the University of Michigan and the University of Maryland, and has studied with Brian Bowman (Air Force Band) and Abe Torchinsky (Philadelphia Orchestra). Rob has been teaching brass instruments for over 30 years. His students routinely participate in the NYSSMA (New York State School Music Association) solo and ensemble festivals. Many of his students have performed in All-County, Area All-State and All-State ensembles.
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