Trent Fancher (US)
Paiste Artist Since Dec 2009
14" Signature Dark Energy Dark Energy Hats Mark I
16" Signature Full Crash
8" Signature Splash
20" Signature Dry Crisp Ride
17" Signature Full Crash
Trent Fancher is currently performing five nights a week in Wayne Brady’s “Making %@it Up” at the Venetian in Las Vegas. The show has enjoyed a two year run and dates will continue throughout 2010.
Trent has been Wayne’s drummer for the last eight years. He has toured all over America, Canada, South Africa, Australia and New Zealand. During this time, he has made many television appearances with Wayne including “The View”, “The Sharon Osbourne Show” and “The Wayne Brady Show.” He has appeared several times on Canada’s televised comedy festival “Just For Laughs” as well as HBO’s “Comic Relief: 2006.” Recordings with Trent have been featured in ABC’s “Grey’s Anatomy” and Academy Award nominee film “Lars and the Real Girl.”
Trent’s education includes high school at the nationally acclaimed Alabama School of Fine Arts where he studied classical percussion and music theory. He has performed with the Alabama Symphony Orchestra and was a member of the Tuscaloosa Symphony Orchestra. College took him to Nashville where he attended Belmont University and studied commercial music and graduated with a Bachelor’s of Music with a Performance Emphasis.
In addition to performing, Trent and his wife, Jennifer, own and operate a home studio and record children’s music that is distributed in elementary schools throughout the country. Trent also proudly endorses Pearl drums and Pro-Mark drumsticks.