Dillon Parker is a freelance trumpeter active in Southern California. His performance experience includes appearances as principal trumpet with both the American Youth Symphony and the YMF Debut Orchestra, and he has claimed prizes as a soloist in young artists competitions held by the Peninsula Symphony and the Bismarck-Mandan Symphony. While earning his Bachelor of Music in Music Performance from the University of North Dakota, he studied trumpet with Dr. Ronnie Ingle and was honored as a Theodore Presser Undergraduate Scholar. Dillon recently received his Master of Music in Trumpet Performance from the Bob Cole Conservatory of Music, where he studied with Rob Frear and Ryan Darke.
Dillon enjoys cooking for his fiancée Kaylee and joining her for trips to the beach.