Rick Ingoglia, trumpetRick 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 of the New York Opera. Rick continued to work professionally in the New York area for almost
20 years. He now owns an entertainment company here in Orlando.
Ken Cutler 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 Orchestra. Ken is also in great demand
as a music copyist.
Michael Barr, horn
A graduate of the University of Central Florida, Michael has performed with the Museum Chamber Winds, the Brass Band of Central Florida, and the
Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra. Currently he performs with the Wind Quintet of the First Methodist Church
of Orlando, in recitals with Chamber Music To Go, and the C Bar Duo.
Clay Lucovich, trombone
Originally from Miami, Florida, Clay moved
to Orlando to attend the University of Central Florida where he studied Music Performance. During his academic career he was
under the tutelage of David W. Brubeck and Roy Pickering. Clay has performed throughout the United States as well as overseas
in Germany and China. This includes performances at Walt Disney World, Sea World, Universal Studios, and Movie Park in Germany.
In February of 2013, he completed a year-long tour with the continuously traveling Glenn Miller Orchestra during which he
toured the United States, Canada, and Japan. He currently freelances throughout Central Florida where he is actively involved
in the jazz scene. Oh, he also likes cats.
Bill Miller, tuba
Bill received his Bachelors and Masters degrees at the University
of Wisconsin: Madison. Bill also has received an Associate of the Royal College of Music with Honors Diploma in London England.
Bill has performed in England, Canada, US and Mexico. In England Bill performed with various community symphony orchestras
and the London Gabrielli Brass Ensemble; in Canada Bill performed with the National Ballet of Canada, various Broadway Shows
including the New York City Ballet and studio work. Bill also performed with the American Wind Symphony Orchestra in Pittsburg
and in Mexico Bill played with la Sinfonica del Estado de Mexico. Most recently, in Central Florida, Bill performed with the
Brass Band of Central Florida.