Nick Petrillo is a student at Umass Amherst currently double-majoring in Music Education and Trumpet Performance. He has played and studied trumpet and piano for 13 years. He has played in multiple pit orchestras, including, among others, Legally Blonde and Cabaret. He also performed with the Spartan’s Drum and Bugle Corps for three years. He was the featured soloist in 2015 when the group received the bronze medal. He currently performs with the Umass Amherst Symphony Band and is the leader of the trumpet section. In addition, he is the lead trumpet player for the Chapel Jazz Ensemble at UMASS.