Russell Mehrtens, BA
Russell Mehrtens, Trombone- Mehrtens is a freelance trombonist in the Philadelphia area. After serving as a trombonist in the U.S. Army Band at Fort Lee, VA, he earned a Bachelor's degree in Music Performance from Shenandoah Conservatory. He has performed with many area groups, including: The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia, The Merriam Theater, The Opera Company of Philadelphia, Harrisburg Symphony, Delaware Symphony, The Opera Festival of New Jersey, Reading Symphony Orchestra, and The Westminster Brass. Mr. Mehrtens has been Adjunct Instructor of Trombone at Eastern University since 1997.