B i o g r a p h y and Mission Statement
Aaron strives to connect to audiences with emotionally charged music; music that stems from classic voice leading but speaks in new ways. Music that is often presented in unique atmospheres or with other art forms to stimulate audiences toward feeling something new.
Aaron Priskorn has played trumpet for more than two decades, exploring many genres of music, while staying true to his classically-trained roots. Because of his unique sound, he is often sought after as a guest artist and collaborator for many various events/productions throughout the SF Bay area. Aaron is a founding member of ‘Lip Service’ brass trio and 9 piece brass band 'Sisu BrassLand' where he is bandleader, composer, arranger and trumpet player and released 'Matka', an album of his compositions for brass. He can also be heard at Grace Cathedral, Classical Revolution, Green Street Mortuary Band and the rock band, Melvoy. Aaron holds degrees from Mannes College of Music (BM) and the San Francisco Conservatory of Music (MM) and also teaches privately in SF.