Orlando Brass Quintet

 

HomeMeet the groupRepertoire ListYou Tube Videos and Sound BytesVarious pictures

P1011764.JPG

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
RICK INGOGLIA, TRUMPET is one of the founding members of OBQ. He is originally from New York, where he attended Mannes College of Music and studied with Mel Broils, former principal trumpet, New York Opera. Rick continued to work in the New York area for almost 20 years. Upon arriving in Orlando he started an entertainment compamy providing music for weddings, and corporate events. Aside from playing with the OBQ, he currently plays with the Maitland Symphony and Maitland Jazz band. 

       

P1011774.JPG

 

 

KEN CUTLER, TRUMPET has been a staple of the Central Florida music scene for over 35 years. He received a degree in Music Performance from Valencia Community College and studied trumpet performance at the University of Central Florida. Ken has performed in various venues from quintets, Broadway shows, local jazz groups, churches, sporting events and freelance functions.  He has been a member of the Orlando Brass Quintet since spring of 2000.  In addition, he is currently playing with the Maitland Stage Band and Maitland Symphony OrchestraKen is also in great demand as a music copyist. 

P1011762.JPG

 
 
 
 
 MICHAEL BARR, FRENCH HORN graduated from the University of Central Florida with a Bachelors Degree in Liberal Arts in 1984 and has been a recital performer throughout Central Florida since then, performing at weddings, dinner parties, and corporate events. In addition to recital playing, Mike has performed with the Museum Chamber Winds, the Brass Band of Central Florida, the Above the Bar Trio, and the New Score Chamber Orchestra. 

P1011750.JPG

 
 
 
 
YAN YAN LAU, TENOR TROMBONE received her Bachelor of Arts Degree in music 2005 from the Hong Kong Academy of Performing Arts, majoring in trombone, studied with Denson Paul Polland, current bass trombone at Metropolitan Opera Orchestra. She freelanced with the Hong Kong Sinfonietta, and became full-time musician at Hong Kong Disneyland from 2005-2011. Yan Yan currently freelances throughout Central Florida and performs with the Orlando Contemporary Chamber Orchestra.

P1011756.JPG

 
 
 
 
JAMIE WEHR, BASS TROMBONE received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in trombone performance and composition from the University of Central Florida, and a Master's Degree from the College-Conservatory of Music, University of Cincinnati. He has worked as a musician at Walt Disney World, and as an adjunct professor at Seminole State College. He is the founder of the publishing company Wehr's Music House, as well as the Orlando Contemporary Chamber Orchestra.