SCOTT McINTOSH, acting principal trumpet in the Hartford (Conn.) Symphony Orchestra for the past two seasons, has accepted a tenured position as principal trumpet in the HSO. As a featured soloist he has toured the U.S. and Europe, and performs regularly in the New York City area; he also recently served as acting principal trumpet in the Harrisburg (Pa.) Symphony Orchestra. While a member of the Saturday Brass Quintet in 1990 he received First Prize in the Walter M. Naumburg Competition. McIntosh also received First Prize in the 1986 Korwin International Music Competition, and was a finalist that year in the Munich International Music Competition. A native of Illinois, he holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Texas at Austin and a master’s from The Juilliard School.
Posted June 19, 2009