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Gary Lee Oberparleiter

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Gary is a  professional brass instructor and trumpet player based out of Middletown, DE. He began playing trumpet at the age of 13 and attended the University of Southern California where he studied Jazz Performance with a Trumpet Emphasis.   Over the past 20 years Gary has performed regularly with many artists and groups in the Mid-Atlantic region in  NYC, Atlantic City, Philadelphia, and Wilmington, among others. Currently Gary performs with the First State Symphonic Band, Newark Symphony Orchestra, The Blues Brothers Revue and Tribute Band, and the Big House Band.   Gary serves on the Board of Directors for the First State Symphonic Band and teaches brass at Griffin Studio Music & Arts and Delaware Arts Conservatory in Bear.  

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Workshops, Teaching Artist, Social Functions, School Residencies, Performances, Master Classes
Older Adult, Kindergarten to 5th Grade, Adult, 9th to 12th Grade, 6th to 8th Grade
Theaters & Auditoriums, Schools, Outdoor Stages, Festivals, Community Sites
Regional Availability
Northern Delaware


Gary Oberparleiter - Brass