Douglas Wilson is a trumpet player who excels in a variety of musical styles, including Classical, Commercial, and Early Music. A frequent guest clinician, he has performed for audiences in the Caribbean, Europe, and Asia, with numerous performances at the Lincoln Center, the Kennedy Center, the National Cathedral, and the Music Center at Strathmore.

His performing affiliations include the New Haven Symphony, the Tulsa Philharmonic, and seventeen seasons as Principal Trumpet with the Signature Symphony. Early Music performances include Fanfare Barok, Tempesta di Mare, North Carolina Baroque Orchestra, Washington Bach Consort, and Bach Sinfonia.

A life-long learner, Dr. Wilson received graduate degrees from Yale University and The University of Oklahoma, with continuing studies at Oberlin’s early music Baroque Performance Institute. His principal teachers include Barry Bauguess, and Robert Nagel.

Wilson enjoyed a long career as a music educator and has an active trumpet studio in Leesburg, VA. He is an artist/clinician for Yamaha Trumpets.    Email Doug .