Ross Cohen joined the River City Brass Band baritone section in 2007. Originally from Silver Spring, MD, Ross holds a BS in Music Education from Penn State University and an MM in Euphonium Performance from the University of Georgia. His primary teachers in school included Marty Erickson, Velvet Brown and Dave Zerkel.
In 2006, Ross performed the Horovitz Euphonium Concerto with the University of Georgia Wind Ensemble. While at UGA, he was also a member of the Graduate Tuba Quartet, which was a competing finalist at the International Tuba Euphonium Conference in Denver.
Ross has teaching experience in the public schools of York, PA and Silver Spring, MD. He has worked at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts as an intern for the National Symphony Orchestra Education program, and as a resident advisor for their Summer Music Institute. He also spent many summers working at Tower Records in Rockville, MD.
Ross currently resides in Squirrel Hill, PA.