Trumpet and Vocals
Howard Schneider, a Wisconsin native, has toured extensively throughout the United States and Canada during his fifty plus years of performing at various venues including ballrooms, casinos, riverboats, cruise ships and at the Lambeau Field. Howard has a Bachelor of Music degree and taught K-12 music for 11 years. He was a former member of the famous military (NORAD) band and has been the musical director of the Internationally famous Jan Garber Orchestra for the past 22 years His musical groups have backed up several musical celebrities including Bobby Rydell, Tony Scodwell, and the “Stars” of the Lawrence Welk Show– accordionist Myron Floren, singer Ralna English, trombonist Bob Havens and the Lennon Brothers. Howard has been a featured performer of the Arizona and Rocky Mountain Opry shows for the past six years as a multi instrumentalist. His Rodney Dangerfield and Louis “Satchmo” Armstrong impersonations are always a crowd favorite.