Josh Bledsoe, Trombone/Vocals
Described by Samuel Pilafian as a "great young brass virtuoso," Joshua Bledsoe has established himself as one of the premier performers amongst a new generation of musicians. Joshua has received accolades on the international stage as an exciting soloist. Joshua in is demand as a recitalist and has performed as soloist with the Missouri Symphony Orchestra, the University of Central Arkansas Symphonic Band, Arizona State University Wind Ensemble, Southeast Missouri State Wind Ensemble, Pensacola Civic Band, Crestview High School Band, Salt River Brass, and in 2014 made his Carnegie Hall debut performing the Rimsky-Korsakov Concerto for Trombone in Isaac Stern Auditorium.
Equally at home in the orchestra, Joshua serves as Principal Trombone with the Missouri Symphony and North Florida Ballet Orchestra, 2nd Trombone with the Northwest Florida Symphony Orchestra, and appears regularly with the Pensacola Symphony. He has held positions/appeared with the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, Tucson Symphony Orchestra, Symphony of the Southwest, Sinfonia Gulfcoast, and the Tallahassee Symphony Orchestra.
Josh is currently Artist-Teacher of Trombone/Euphonium at the University of West Florida.