Orlando Brass Quintet


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 Rick Ingoglia, trumpet

Rick 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, trumpet

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 OrchestraKen 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.