Teaches Percussion, Drum Set, Music Theory
Areas of Instruction
Percussion, Drum Set, Music Theory
All, Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Chris W. Treloar holds Bachelor and Master of Music degrees in Percussion Performance from the St. Louis Conservatory of Music as well as a Teacher’s Certificate for the state of Missouri. As a freelance musician, Mr. Treloar has performed, recorded and toured with the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra, the Illinois Symphony Orchestra, Opera Theatre of St. Louis, the Repertory Theater of St. Louis and several national touring acts at the Fox and Muny as well as performing with Ray Charles, Olivia Newton-John, the Moody Blues, Dennis DeYoung (Styx), Low Rawls, Marvin Hamlisch, Tony Orlando, Rosemary Clooney, Debby Boone, Frankie Lane, Mary Wilson (The Supremes), Ben E. King, Clay Aiken, Johnny Mathis and Rufus Wainwright. Currently, Mr. Treloar is the timpanist for the Winter Opera and Bach Society of St. Louis.
Chris W. Treloar is the percussion specialist at Chaminade College Preparatory School and maintains a private teaching studio from which three students have been finalists in the Music Teachers National Association Percussion Competition, two of whom were named the National Winner. Aaron McDonald, Principal Timpanist of the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra and Greg Cohen, Principal Percussionist of the San Diego Symphony Orchestra began their private studies in this studio. Mr. Treloar has presented percussion clinics at the Missouri Day of Percussion, the Missouri Music Educator’s Conference and the Percussive Arts Society’s International Convention and is a member of the American Federation of Musicians Local 2-197, the Percussive Arts Society and is a Past-President of the Missouri Chapter.