Joshua Camper has been playing Trumpet for six years, starting at Bob Miller Middle School under the direction of Jeffery Williams. Prior to joining YAO, Joshua has appeared as a substitute for the orchestra. He is currently a member of the Las Vegas Academy Wind Ensemble and the principal trumpet of the Las Vegas Academy Philharmonic, both under the direction of Brian Downey. Joshua has traveled to Spain and Hawaii with Las Vegas Academy, and will be attending WIBC in Seattle with the Wind Ensemble in the fall of 2018. He was the 2nd chair trumpet in the 2017 Nevada All State Orchestra, and has been in the CCSD Honor Band every year of high school. Joshua has recently added jazz to his studies, joining the top big band at Las Vegas Academy under the direction of Patrick Bowen. He hopes to pursue music as a Music Performance major in college after he graduates high school in the spring of 2018.