The 45th Annual International Trumpet Guild Conference
6.01.21 – 6.05.21
Session: Session: Cohesion in the Brass Quintet – with Garrett Klein
Trumpet Artist Buddy Deshler is an ambassador for the transformative powers of the arts, champion of living composers, and agent for change in the instrumental music field. His bourgeoning career has taken him around the country, as well as internationally, and has allowed him to share the stage with ensembles such as the King’s Brass, The Rodney Marsalis Philadelphia Big Brass, Foden’s Band of Sandbach, Cheshire, his own Vice City Brass and Marquee Brass, and as of 2017, the illustrious Dallas Brass.
In addition, Buddy has performed with the Harrisburg Symphony Orchestra, Arizona Musicfest, Richmond Symphony Orchestra, York Symphony, Williamsburg Symphony, Delaware Symphony, Washington Chamber Orchestra, Concert Artists of Baltimore, American Festival Pops Orchestra, and more. His international performances have taken him to Le Domaine Forget in Quebec, the Banff Centre in Alberta, Canada, and Santiago de Cuba.
As a performing artist for XO Brass, Denis Wick of London, Smith-Watkins cornets, and Torpedo Bags cases, Mr. Deshler tours nationally, conducting lectures and clinics everywhere from middle school through college students. Deshler serves as the Artistic Director and Co-Founder of two summer chamber music festivals “The Fredericksburg Brass Institute” (Fredericksburg VA) and the Tidewater Brass Institute (Norfolk, VA.)
Buddy presently resides in Phoenix, AZ as an active freelance musician and educator, performing with groups such as The Phoenix Brass Collective, and the Arizona State University Faculty Brass Quintet.