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Randall Hake
3 O'clock Jazz Band Director

rhake1@wi.rr.com

262-369-3612 ext. 4842

BME (Music Education) UW-Eau Claire

Randy holds a Bachelors of Music Education (BME) degree from the University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire. While there, he studied Classical and Jazz music and played in many and varied ensembles. He also rehearsed and directed various UW-EC vocal and instrumental ensembles. Randy has been a featured trombone soloist and held lead positions with the UW-EC Jazz Ensemble 1,
Milwaukee Youth Symphony Orchestra 1, In the Mood Big Band, Musica Elegante, WAMI nominated Jeff LaBarge Swing Explosion, Big Swing Face, 5-Time WAMI Award Winning Swing Nouveau, BtW Classic Rock Band and Skeleton Crew Trombone Quartet. Randy has also performed with and/or recorded with The Lennon Sisters, The Grilley Bros. at the Jazz Showcase in Chicago,Woody
Herman,10,000 Maniacs, Grammy Nominated Anderson Paak, Bobby Rydell, Chicago-based Dan Hayes Orchestra, WAMI Award Winning Cold Sweat/Brew City Horns, Sterling and Brass Quintet, Big Top Brass, Nick Contorno Jazz Quintet and Big Band, The All-Star SUPERband, The Mr. Lucky Syndicate, The Hartford Players, The Shorewood Players, The Waukesha CivicTheatre, Sunset Playhouse and Arrowhead’s Broadway Company.

 

Randy provided trombone tracks for soundtracks that can be heard on major TV network series and cable programs including the Summer 2016 Olympics. Randy also has experience as director, conductor, contest adjudicator, clinician and composer/arranger for various vocal and instrumental organizations. Randy served for 21 years as the orchestra and instrumental
conductor/director at Spring Creek Church in Pewaukee and he served as Band Director at CELA Academy in Pewaukee, WI (2017-2021) He maintains an active private teaching studio at The Waukesha County Conservatory of Music in Hartland Wisconsin.