A volunteer organization playing concert band music for recreation and community service in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.

Member Bio

 Art FuerteMember Since: 2010

Section: Trombone
Conductor: 2010-2012
Instruments: Conductor - Bass Trombone - Contra - BassTrombone - Tuba - Euphonium
Profession: Musician - Music Teacher

ARTURO FUERTE is a native Californian and is currently a member of The Brass Company brass quintet. Art was in the orchestra for the national tour of the Broadway show "The Music Man”. Art has been the principal Bass Trombonist for the Owensboro Symphony and has performed regularly with the San Diego Symphony, the Blossom Festival Band, the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, and was a guest performer with the orchestras of Fort Wayne, Wheeling, Reading, West Virginia Symphony, and the Grand Teton Music Festival. Prior to moving to Jackson, Wyoming, Art served as an Instructor of Brass at Vincennes University where he taught applied music and conducted the Brass Ensemble. Over the last few years he has been a freelance bass-trombonist in the Los Angeles area.

As a student of Robert Sanders, Art was awarded a Bachelor of Music Degree from California State University in Fullerton. In 1997, he was awarded the Los Angeles Philharmonic Fellowship for Excellence in Diversity. Later that year, he served as Bass Trombonist with the Young Musicians Foundation Debut Orchestra. Upon leaving Los Angeles, Art continued his studies at the prestigious Cleveland Institute of Music, earning a Master of Music Degree while studying with Cleveland Orchestra member, Thomas Klaber. Art is a member of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Fraternity, the nation's oldest and largest music fraternity.

Concerts Conducted


Music in the Hole
Wednesday, July 4th 2012 - 4:05pm
Jackson, WY at Music in the Hole

Independence day Parade
Wednesday, July 4th 2012 - 10:30am
Jackson, WY at Jackson Parade Route

Sunday, July 1st 2012 - 12:00pm Grand Teton National Park, WY at Jackson Lake Lodge

Saturday, May 26th 2012 - 10:00am Jackson, WY at Jackson Parade Route

Saturday, May 19th 2012 - 9:00am Jackson, WY at Jackson Town Square

Saturday, April 28th 2012 - 7:30pm Jackson, WY at Center for the Arts Center Theater

Tuesday, February 7th 2012 - 6:30pm Jackson, WY at Jackson Hole High School

Happy Holidays!
Sunday, December 11th 2011 - 4:00pm
Teton Village, WY at Walk Festival Hall

Friday, November 25th 2011 - 5:00am Jackson, WY at Jackson Town Square

Sunday, October 30th 2011 - 4:00pm Teton Village, WY at Walk Festival Hall

Oktoberfest Polka Band
Monday, October 3rd 2011 - 6:30pm
Jackson, WY at Senior Center of Jackson Hole

September 11 Memorial
Sunday, September 11th 2011 - 9:45am
Jackson, WY at Teton County Recreation Center

Saturday, September 10th 2011 - 9:00am Jackson, WY at Jackson Town Square

Wyoming National Guard
Thursday, July 14th 2011 - 7:00pm
Jackson, WY at Center for the Arts Center Theater

Music in the Hole
Monday, July 4th 2011 - 3:00pm
Jackson, WY at Music in the Hole

Independence Day Parade
Monday, July 4th 2011 - 10:30am
Jackson, WY at Jackson Parade Route

Saturday, July 2nd 2011 - 11:00am Grand Teton National Park, WY at Jackson Lake Lodge

Saturday, May 28th 2011 - 10:00am Jackson, WY at Jackson Parade Route

Saturday, May 21st 2011 - 9:00am Jackson, WY at Jackson Town Square

Songs of Grace & Songs of Glory
Sunday, March 13th 2011 - 4:00pm
Teton Village, WY at Walk Festival Hall

Collaborative Concert
Tuesday, December 14th 2010 - 7:00pm
Jackson, WY at Center for the Arts Center Theater

Collaborative Concert
Sunday, December 12th 2010 - 3:00pm
Jackson, WY at Center for the Arts Center Theater

Friday, November 26th 2010 - 5:00pm Jackson, WY at Jackson Town Square

National Christmas Tree Ceremony
Saturday, November 6th 2010 - 5:00pm
Jackson, WY at Jackson Town Square

Halloween!
Saturday, October 30th 2010 - 4:00pm
Teton Village, WY at Walk Festival Hall

Friday, October 22nd 2010 - 6:30pm Jackson, WY at Senior Center of Jackson Hole

Saturday, September 11th 2010 - 9:00am Jackson, WY at Jackson Town Square

Senior Center of Jackson Hole
Saturday, December 5th 2009 - 1:00pm
Jackson, WY at Senior Center of Jackson Hole

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