WALT TANNER: Lead Vocals, Sax
His musical training began at the age of six with classical study and later jazz.
At age fourteen he joined his first rock band.
Walt has played in various groups including James Street, and has performed in many different venues over the years. After some time off, Walt's desire to perform and love of music has brought him back to the stage as the front man of Brass Inc.
Dee Macomber:Lead Vocals, Perc.
Dee Macomber is thrilled to be the newest member of Brass Inc. She holds a bachelor's degree from Ithaca College majoring in woodwinds, and a Master's from CUSE (Go Orange!) Dee is a seasoned veteran, singing in bands such as The Electric Chick Magnets, Prime Time, Alter Ego, and the 8 Track All-Stars. When not lending her powerhouse vocals to the stage, Dee teaches elementary school band in the ESM school district and is a mom of two future rock stars.
RICH CARLTON: Drums,Vocals
BILL KRIBBS: Bass, Musical Arranger
TOM CHEKAN: Guitar, vocals
Tom also has spent time in the studio recording original material.
Most recently Tom has played with Reality Check and Max Shadow and the Wayward Horns.
BRIAN BURKE: Trumpet, flugelhorn, vocals
He continued his music education at Onondaga Community College and was a member of their brass ensemble.
Over the years he has participated in some of the areas local drum and bugle corps. including the World Champion Syracuse Brigadiers Drum & Bugle Corps as a marching member/soloist.
Brian also was selected and participated in the Drum & Bugle Corps Eastern All Stars who performed in the 1994 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.
He is a current member of the Syracuse Brigadier Alumni Drum and Bugle Corps..
Previously played with Max Shadow and the Wayward Horns.
Clayton was born and raised in Central New York, where he participated heavily in his school music programs, including field band, jazz band, and concert bands. He attended college at the Crane School of Music then went on to perform with various drum and bugle corps. Clayton has been working as a pit orchestra musician in the local musical theatre scene since 2014. In addition to Brass Inc, Clayton performs regularly with Brig Juice Mini Corps and The Hit Men Brass Band.