2022 Round Top Music Festival
Eastman School of Music
Aidan is currently a student at the Eastman School of Music where he studies with Mark Kellogg. In High school, he was a member of the Florida Symphony Youth Orchestras for 3 seasons. In the 2018-19 and 2019-20 seasons he was the lead trombonist of the FSYO Jazz Orchestra and principal trombonist of the Symphonic Orchestra for the 2020-21 season, in which he was also selected as a finalist in the Concerto Competition. Additionally, in high school he was honored to perform twice in the orchestra for professional ballet productions of Tchaikovsky’s Sleeping Beauty and Swan Lake in 2018 and 2019. Various honors also include being selected for honor bands, including twice with the Florida All-State Jazz Band (10th and 12th grade) as well as principal trombone of the Florida All-State Symphonic Band (12th grade). His senior year, he was selected as 1st trombone with the NAfME All-National Honors Band and in the summer of 2021 was a finalist for the Southeast Trombone Symposium solo competition in Columbus, Georgia before beginning studies at Eastman in the fall.