Curt Armbruster

Timpani Principal

CJ Armbruster headshotWhat city are you living in now? Alexandria, VA

Where did you study? I received my bachelor’s degree from the University of Cincinnati’s College-Conservatory of Music, my master’s degree from the Cleveland Institute of Music, and my doctorate from the University of Maryland.

What is your favorite piece of music? Gustav Mahler’s Symphony No. 5

What do you enjoy in your spare time? I enjoy running, reading, rock climbing, and spending time with my wife, ASO violinist Abby Armbruster.

What is your fondest Annapolis Symphony memory? Playing Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony at Strathmore.