Rob is a freelance trumpet performer, arranger and conductor in
the Los Angeles area. Schaer began performing on the streets of
Disney World in Orlando, Florida when he was 17 years old. Mr. Schaer
finished a Doctorate in Musical Arts in 2008 from the University of
Southern California. Schaer has been influenced by many great teachers
including: John Almeida, Don Green, Boyde Hood, Wayne Bergeron, Charley
Davis and Bobby Shew.
To date, Rob has many recording credits
to his name including several big band albums and television/motion
picture soundtracks. Mr. Schaer has had the privilege of performing
and/or recording with a wide variety of artists such as Clare Fisher,
John Williams, Paul Anka, Patti Austin, Frankie Valli, Frank Sinatra Jr,
Dancing with the Stars, Family Guy, American Dad, The Cleveland Show,
The Los Angeles Philharmonic w/Gustavo Dudamel (including the US Tour
2010 and The Mahler Project 2012 in Venezuela), Americas Got Talent,
The GRAMMY Awards and The 82nd Annual Academy Awards.
arranged and conducted for many projects both in and outside of Los
Angeles. He continues to work as a clinician for high school band
programs around the country.