Cade Calder is a New York City based freelance trumpeter. He performs everything from Broadway shows to pop, jazz, and R&B. Mr. Calder has performed with notable artists such as Maria Schneider, Samuel Ramey, Wayne Newton, Bobby Shew, Steve Lippia, Clark Terry, and Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons.
Mr. Calder hails from Des Moines, IA where he studied Trumpet Performance at Drake University. His primary teachers have included Dr. Robert Murray, Mr. Andrew Classen, and Mr. Bill Bergren. Mr. Calder is a member of the American Federation of Musicians, Local 802.
A labor union representing professional musicians in the United States and Canada. Founding in 1896 as the successor to the "National League of Musicians," the AFM is the largest organization in the world representing the interests of professional musicians.
Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Fraternity of America (also known as Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, Phi Mu Alpha, or simply Sinfonia) is an American collegiate social fraternity for men with a special interest in music. The fraternity is open to men "who, through a love for music, can assist in the fulfillment of [its] Object and ideals either by adopting music as a profession, or by working to advance the cause of music in America."
The International Trumpet Guild is a non-profit organization founded in 1975 to promote communications among trumpet players around the world and to improve the artistic level of performance, teaching, and literature associated with the trumpet.