About

Drew Bonner (b.1991) is a musician, composer, performer, and teacher. He is currently a DMA student at the University of Iowa where he is a recipient of the Iowa Performance Fellowship. He is a founding member of FivE, a euphnoium quartet that performs theatrical shows and incorporates staging, choreography, singing, acting, and comedy into each performance.

 

Drew is also a very active composer and arranger. Each year he writes dozens of arrangements for high school and college marching band s across the country. His compositions have also been played around the world. His most recent piece, A Moment of Truth, was premiered in July 2021 by Kevin Fenske at the Texas Low Brass Academy.

 

Drew has a Bachelor’s degree from The Pennsylvania State University and a Master’s degree from The University of Texas at Austin. His primary teachers are Velvet Brown, Charles Villarrubia, and John Manning. Drew is a Besson performing artists and plays exclusively on a Besson Prestige 2051 euphonium.