Brian Mount has held the position of Principal Percussion of the Minnesota Orchestra since 1999. His previous posts have included Principal Percussion of the Honolulu Symphony and Hawaii Opera Theatre. He has participated in numerous festivals, including the Grand Teton Music Festival, Music in the Vineyards, Tanglewood, and the National Repertory Orchestra.
Brian completed his undergraduate studies at Indiana University, where he was awarded the Performer’s Certificate. He continued on to complete a master’s degree at Temple University.
Other notable ensembles Brian has performed with include the Atlanta Symphony, Chicago Symphony, Houston Symphony, Los Angeles Philharmonic, New York Philharmonic, Pittsburgh Symphony, and San Antonio Symphony.
After hiking, biking and fun time with his family he can often be found playing ukulele or guitar.