Monty Bloom, originally from Hollywood, Florida, will begin his senior year at the Eastman School of Music this coming fall. For the las...
Monty Bloom, originally from Hollywood, Florida, will begin his senior year at the Eastman School of Music this coming fall. For the last four years, his teacher has been Charles Castleman, and his previous teachers include Thomas Moore and Alvin Rudnitsky. He has made numerous solo appearances with orchestra since the age of eight; his most recent solo appearance being with the National Repertory Orchestra in July 2007. He has also performed on such national television shows such as "The Gordon Elliot Show" (CBS, nationally syndicated) and was also a successful contestant on MTV's "Sink or Swim". Since the Spring 2007 semester, Mr. Bloom has been a Concertmaster of the Eastman Philharmonia. He has also served as Concertmaster for the Livingston [NY] Philharmonic and the Hollywood [FL] Philharmonic.