Bradley Ward, trombone

Bradley Ward has been the second trombone of the Peninsula Music Festival since 2006. In addition, Mr. Ward is principal trombone with the Reading Symphony Orchestra, Hudson Valley Philharmonic and the Ridgefield Symphony Orchestras.  Mr. Ward has backed up artists as diverse as Julie Andrews, Ray Charles, Herbie Hancock, Bernadette Peters, Doc Severinson, Luciano Pavarotti, Andrea Bocelli, Sara McLachlan, Ben Folds, and Louie Bellson. He has performed with the Metropolitan Opera, Orchestra of St. Lukes, American Symphony Orchestra, Long Island Philharmonic, Royal Ballet, Pennsylvania Ballet, Delaware Symphony Orchestra, New Jersey Symphony Orchestra, New York City Opera, and the Opera Company of Philadelphia to name a few. In the recording studio he has done work for NFL Films, Nascar, Warner Brothers publications and several commercial jingles. Mr. Ward holds a Bachelor’s degree in trombone performance from the Crane School of Music and a Master’s degree in trombone performance from the Indiana University School of Music. Both educational institutions awarded him the prestigious Performer's Certificate.  When not pursuing musical endeavors, he can be found in the sky teaching others  to fly.

August Symphony Series performance location

Door Community Auditorium - Fish Creek 

The Peninsula Music Festival - 10347 Highway 42

Unit B Green Gables Shops 

P.O. Box 340, Ephraim, Wisconsin  54211


Phone: (920) 854-4060