Dave Bamonte served for two seasons as Principal Trumpet of the Israel Philharmonic under Zubin Mehta.  He also performs regularily with the Boston Symphony and the Boston Pops, and has performed in concert with the New York Philharmonic and the Vienna Philharmonic in Carnegie Hall.  Dave can be heard on recordings by the Boston Symphony, Boston Pops, Israel Philharmonic and with Wynton Marsalis and the Eastman Wind Ensemble.  His most recent recordings are as Principal Trumpet of the Israel Philharmonic performing Mahler 2, and as solo cornetist on a recording of L'Histoire du Soldat with Third Angle New Music.  Dave also performs with and has recorded with the Oregon Symphony. 
Dave Bamonte has performed master classes and clinics with Dave Monette in the U.S. and Japan.  Dave studies Yoga to complement his music work, and is one of our favorite trumpet players/teachers.