Neal Bolter has been playing the horn professionally over 40 years. Some of the musical adventures through his years include:

  • Symphony work with Jerusalem Symphony, Seattle Symphony, Brooklyn Symphony in New York, Seattle Opera, Pacific Northwest Ballet, Minnesota Opera, extra with the Minnesota Orchestra and St. Paul Chamber Orchestra, VocalEssence.
  • Recording work: many movies such as Matrix Reloaded, Mount Everest, Lake Placid, along with many commercials and video games.
  • Broadway touring musicals: Phantom of the Opera, Joseph, Lion King, Wicked, Young Frankenstein, Showboat, Mary Poppins, King and I, Carousel, and many more.
  • Two World Cruises with Original Works for Silent Comic and Horn Teaching privately and for a variety of schools.

Neal attended Julliard and has won two competitions in the Twin Cities – Young People’s Association for the Minnesota Orchestra and WAMSO. He was honored to perform both Strauss Horn Concertos with the Minnesota Orchestra while in high school. Neal has been involved with Minnesota Sinfonia for over 10 years.