Brian Oberlin is an internationally acclaimed mandolin player and educator. During his 12-year professional career he played swing, bluegrass, and Italian classical as a solo mandolinist and vocalist.
Along with the myriad of award-winning bands and ensembles he has collaborated with throughout the United States and Europe. Brian is also the founder and director of the River of the West Mandolin Camp and the Oregon Mandolin Orchestra.
When he is not performing Brian teaches music to children and adults at art centers, cultural events, festivals, camps, music schools and academies. Originally from Grand Rapids, Michigan, Brian now lives in Portland, Oregon.