Robert White


How Long with BBBC: Since 2015

Home City: Traverse City, Michigan

Countries Performed In: Canada, Canary Islands, France, Japan, Kenya, Spain, and the USA

Principal Instrument: Trumpet

Other Instruments: Cornet(!), Flugelhorn, Piccolo Trumpet, semi-competent piano and guitar

Where you might have heard me perform: Western Brass Quintet, subbing in symphony orchestras (Atlanta, Cleveland, Detroit, Grand Rapids…), Detroit Chamber Winds.

What is special to me about the BBBC: It’s inspiring to play with these virtuosos, and the music is usually very challenging.

What is special to me about Battle Creek: I’m always amazed at the warm reception and enthusiasm for the Band. It’s a special place!