Scott Macomber has served as Acting Second Trumpet of the San Francisco Opera Orchestra since 2016 as well as maintaining permanent positions with the California Symphony, Santa Rosa Symphony and Sacramento Philharmonic. Scott frequently appears with the San Francisco Symphony, with whom he has served as Acting Third Trumpet, and the San Francisco Ballet Orchestra. A busy recording artist, Scott is frequently at Skywalker Ranch to appear on video game and film soundtracks as well as commercial albums.
As an educator, Scott maintains a private home (and virtual) teaching studio in addition to serving on the faculties of California State University, East Bay and Saint Mary’s College of California. Scott earned his Bachelor’s of Music degree from Northwestern University where he trained with legendary Chicago Symphony trumpeter and teacher, Vincent Cichowicz. He earned a Master’s of Music degree from San Francisco Conservatory of Music where he studied with David Burkhart. Scott resides with his family in Walnut Creek, CA.