Warren Wernick

Trumpeter Warren Wernick has performed throughout the United States, Canada, Europe and beyond. He is a founding member of The Majestic Brass Quintet and held the position of principal trumpet with the New Philharmonia of Portugal from 1987-90. Mr. Wernick has been heard with many of the leading community orchestras in New York City. He has been a member of the Chelsea Symphony since 2007. The list of community and professional ensembles he has performed with over the years continues to grow. To date he has played at least one concert with: The Greenwich Village Orchestra, The Summit Symphony, The Ureuk Symphony, The New Amsterdam Symphony, The Riverside Orchestra, Broadway-Bach Ensemble, The Park Avenue Chamber Symphony, The Goldman Band, The Gramercy Brass, The Doctors Orchestra, The Brooklyn Symphony, The Westchester Opera, The Academy Brass, Musica Bella Orchestra, The New York Chamber Orchestra, The Mannes Community Orchestra and the Gotham Winds. More recently he has stepped into the role of conductor and been featured soloist with the newly formed Brandenburg Chamber Ensemble.

Mr. Wernick is also a noted arranger and published composer, mainly for winds and brass. His works have been performed worldwide; most recently by the Wild Basin Winds of Austin, Texas; the Oakwood Chamber Players, Madison, Wisconsin; the Stony Brook Summer Music Festival; the Oasis Ensemble of San Diego, California, the Hancock Chamber Players of Philadelphia and the Manhattan Wind Quintet at the Phillips Collections In Washington, D.C. He was a finalist in the 2008 Humboldt State University Brass Chamber Music Workshop Composition Contest for his humorous "Five Pieces for Brass Septet". Many of his arrangements for brass are available from Art of Sound Music (www.artofsoundmusic.com). Mr. Wernick was a scholarship student at the Juilliard School of Music where he received his Bachelor and Masters degrees. His studies included trumpet performance with Mark Gould, William Vacchiano and Mel Broiles.