Middle Tennessee trumpeter Fred Sienkiewicz enjoys a multi-faceted career as a performer and educator. Prior to coming to Tennessee Mr. Sienkiewicz was in demand as a Boston-based classical trumpeter, frequently performing with ensembles such as the Cape Cod Symphony Orchestra, Plymouth Philharmonic Orchestra, and Symphony Nova. An active soloist, he has presented numerous recitals and appeared as a guest artist with collegiate bands throughout Massachusetts and New Hampshire. In 2014 he won the Brookline (MA) Symphony Orchestra’s concerto competition and appeared with them performing Alexander Arutiunian’s Concerto for Trumpet. Mr. Sienkiewicz also made his film debut as the on-screen solo trumpeter in WGBH’s We Shall Remain: After The Mayflower.
As an educator, Mr. Sienkiewicz has served as adjunct professor of trumpet and brass chamber music at Gordon College, Keene State College, and Plymouth State University, and taught on the faculty of the Boston University Tanglewood Institute’s prestigious Young Artist Wind Ensemble program in Lenox, MA.
Mr. Sienkiewicz is a native of western Massachusetts where he earned his Bachelor’s degree in music at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. He received his Master’s degree at the New England Conservatory of Music in Boston where he studied with Charles Schlueter, Dr. Lawrence Scripp, and conductor Benjamin Zander. Mr. Sienkiewicz is currently pursuing his doctoral work at Boston University under the guidance of soloists Terry Everson and Eric Ruske.