Brin joined the Conservatory in November 2018. He holds a diploma in Music & Technology with a major in composition from Selkirk College in Nelson, BC. He was the principal bassist for four years in the St. Michaels University School Orchestra and performed as a featured solo bassist with the Victoria Symphony Orchestra at the age of 17. Brin plays a variety of styles, from jazz to classical and has played in several chamber ensembles and as a community player with the PGSO. As well as teaching, Brin currently plays and tours with his band The Party on High Street. Brin particularly enjoys teaching teens and encourages his students to try different styles, improvisational techniques and composing their own pieces.