OICMF Big Band
Wade Demmert holds a Master of Music degree from Rice University and a Bachelor of Music from Central Washington University. He has performed with many ensembles, including the Seattle Symphony, Seattle Opera, Vancouver Symphony, and Pacific Northwest Ballet orchestras, the Auburn Symphony, and the Spokane Symphony. He has been the bass trombonist for the Bellingham Festival of Music Orchestra for the past 18 years and performs with Seattle’s Paramount Theater and 5th Avenue Theater orchestras. As a freelance trombonist, Mr. Demmert has performed in concert with Pavarotti, the Irish Tenors, Celtic Woman, Idina Menzel, the Moody Blues, and The Who. He can be heard on movie, television, video game, and theme park soundtracks.
Sponsors: Ginni Hawker and Theron Soderlund