Huw Dann is the Principal Trumpet of the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra and the Brass Unit Coordinator at the University of Auckland. Huw is also a founding member of Auckland Chamber Ensemble Brass.
He completed his BMus at the Victorian College of the Arts in Melbourne, Australia. Huw was a member of the Sydney Sinfonia, a training program run by the Sydney Symphony from 2005-2007 and from 2007-2009 studied at the Center for Advanced Musical Studies (USA), where he studied with trumpeters Hakan Hardenberger, Thomas Stevens, Mark Gould, Markus Stockhasen, Stephen Burns and Edward Carroll.
Huw enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter, reading, cryptic crosswords and is a passionate supporter of the Melbourne Demons in the Australian Football League.