Principal Trombone, Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
Audun Breen joined the Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra in 2017 as Principal Trombone. His appointment in Oslo was preceded by a tenure as Co-principal Trombone in the Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra (National Orchestra of Sweden) and Principal Trombone in the Kristiansand Symphony Orchestra (Norway). Audun also is a member of Norsk Tromboneensemble, having joined the group in 2015.
Audun studied at the Norwegian Music School and at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama. He participated in the London Symphony Brass Academy in 2012, and won 2nd prize in the trombone competition during Lieksa Brass Week 2015. Audun has been the recipient of a grant from Doblougs Foundation and Statkraft.