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David T. Fedderly has held the Principal Tuba position since joining the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra in 1983. He has also been the substitute principal tuba with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, St. Louis Symphony Orchestra, Milwaukee Symphony, Boston Symphony Orchestra and the Philadelphia Orchestra.
Mr. Fedderly is currently on the faculty of the Juilliard School of Music where he teaches tuba. His previous faculty appointments have included the Peabody Conservatory, the University of Maryland, College Park and The Catholic University of America. Before moving to Baltimore he was also a faculty member at DePaul University and Wheaton College in the Chicago area.
Mr. Fedderly attended Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. He had the privilege of studying for ten years with the legendary Arnold Jacobs, former Principal Tuba of the Chicago Symphony.
In 1992 Mr. Fedderly opened the Baltimore Brass Co. that sells new and used brass and woodwind musical instruments.