The Chuck Fesperman Group is led by Dallas-Fort Worth trumpeter Chuck Fesperman.
Chuck began his musical career in North Carolina. He performed with Bill Hanna's Charlotte All-Star Jazz Band while in high school. He studied Music Education at Appalachian State University and The University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Chuck served in the U.S. Coast Guard and during that time he performed with the Coast Guard Training Center Bands in Cape May, NJ and Petaluma, CA. Chuck has performed with The Herb Williams Band, The Mob City Swingsters, The Memphis All-Stars and more. He has played throughout the USA and Caribbean, as well as on cruise ships.
Chuck has studied jazz improvisation with smooth jazz trumpet artist Rick Braun, and also with the great jazz educator, Dan Hearle. His influences are Chet Baker, Miles Davis, Chuck Mangione, Rick Braun, and many more.
Chuck currently resides in the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex. His band, The Chuck Fesperman Group performs in clubs and restaurants, as well as private parties, weddings, corporate events, and festivals. The band plays jazz standards, smooth jazz, blues, latin, and pop/R&B.