Devin Sloos grew up in Oshawa, ON and pursued a career in euphonium. He completed a Performance Certificate and a Masters of Music in Euphonium Performance from the Eastman School of Music and a Bachelors of Music from the University of Toronto. He was one of six Graduate students to win the 2014 Graduate Assistant Teaching award at Eastman and he conducted the Eastman Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble.
Devin has served in the Royal Canadian Navy as a musician with Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship YORK in Toronto since 2005, became the Assistant Director of Music HMCS YORK in 2015 and received a Full-Time position with the Canadian Armed Forces as a Director of Music in Spring 2017.
Devin aims to find new ways to express familiar melodies and make new music relatable for audiences. His passion is for musical details and expressing nuance in the music he performs.