Diana Lopez


First two photos by Matt Dine


2nd Place, 2012 National Trumpet Competition, Bogota, Colombia; Finalist, 2011 Young Artist Competition, Cali, Colombia; 1st Place, 2010 Young Artist Competition, Ibague, Colombia


Bogota Philharmonic Orchestra, Colombia, 2013–16; Chosen Vale Festival, 2021; International Music Festival, Cartagena, Colombia, 2010–11

How did you hear about TŌN? What inspired you to apply?

I heard about the program from one of my classmates at Lynn. I was inspired to apply because of the experience you get in a program like this, in addition to the great variety of repertoire that we play.

Who is your biggest inspiration?


What has been your favorite experience as a musician?

One of my favorite experiences as a musician was founding the Women’s Brass Association of Colombia in Fembrass, and to be able to work to continue contributing to many young people in Colombia.

Favorite non-classical musician or band

Hiromi Uehara

If you could play another instrument, what would it be?


If you weren’t a musician, what would you be doing?


Piece of advice for a young classical musician

Dream and work hard until you get it!