Born: December 31, 1969
2018 marks Bob's debut as a solo recording artist. Together up with pianist Peter Hillard, bassist Rannan Meyer, and drummer Sean J. Kennedy Bob has released Toot Suite, a collection of six elegant and jazzy pieces written for solo trumpet and jazz trio written by renowned french composer Claude Bolling.
Over the past 25+ years, Bob Wagner has maintained a consistently active schedule as a freelance trumpet performer, recording artist, and bandleader based in the Philadelphia, PA area.
But with an Electrical Engineering degree from Lehigh University, Bob also spent a major portion of those years traveling the globe in sales and marketing roles for a fortune 500 technology company.
Available for speaking, clinician and masterclasses for secondary and post-secondary
age students. Topics ranging from:
Trumpet performance: Technique, Range, endurance, musicianship, etc.
Career guidance: networking, time management, marketing, promotions, etc.
Large and Chamber ensemble coaching: Jazz, Classical, Commercial styles