LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Drew recorded the album Cinema Classics with the London Symphony Orchestra
“...beautifully recorded with the London Symphony Orchestra, and top notch playing from Drew.”
- WQED Pittsburgh
Drew performs three original Mike Garson themes at ACE Theater, Los Angeles for CANCER, THE URGENCY OF NOW. Presented by CJ Wilson's Children's Charities & Hammeras Group.
Drew was invited by Andrea Bocelli to perform for his charity dinner in Denver, Colorado.
CONCERTS & CORPORATE APPEARANCES
Drew has appeared with Andrea Bocelli, Mike Garson (David Bowie's legendary pianist), Elton John, Stevie Wonder, the late John Denver, and many others. For celebrity events with Jamie Lee Curtis, Bill Gates, Annette Bloch, Leonore Annenberg, Jackie Lee Houston. As a soloist for the Dallas Symphony Gala, Long Beach Symphony Gala, Palm Springs International Film Festival, Palm Springs Art Museum Gala, Palm Springs Air Museum Gala, and his own solo shows at the Las Vegas Venetian and many corporate events for BMW, IBM, HP, TD Ameritrade, Mutual of New York, Marriott International, Hilton, Catholic Healthcare West at the Reagan Presidential Library, Chinese American International Bankers Association, Gloria Jean's Coffee, Orange County Auto Show, Printing Industries Assoc. of Southern California, Beckman Coulter, Der Wienerschnitzel, Guthy-Renker Corporation, Hammeras Group, and more.
Drew has appeared as soloist with the London Symphony Orchestra, Slovak National Symphony, Missouri Symphony, Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra and others...
“Drew Tretick brings everything orchestras want from an artist, namely a great player with charisma, connection with the audience, and the greatest charts you could ever find. Orchestras will love playing with him because he makes it so easy, and audiences will keep wanting him back. You will make everybody in your organization happy with Drew Tretick.
Kirk Trevor - Music Director, Missouri Symphony
Drew received his Bachelor and Master degrees from The Juilliard School and has been recognized by The American String Teacher's Association and The National Association for Music Education "for contributions to the advancement of music education." He also served on the string faculty at Berklee College, Boston and has taught violin and viola at summer music programs, as well as maintaining a private teaching studio. He is also a graduate of the North Carolina School of the Arts.
DREW AND JAE-HONG CHUNG
Drew and Jae perform classical and audience favorites!
INTERVIEW | PERFORMING AT DISNEYLAND
Drew is an audience favorite at Downtown Disney and shares some of his thoughts on performing at the world-famous theme park!
Drew performs "Be Our Guest" at Downtown Disney, Anaheim California
Performing Flight of the Bumblebee at the Disney D23 Expo!
PERFORMING WITH DAVID BOWIE'S MIKE GARSON
Drew with Mike Garson and orchestra at Segerstrom Hall. A believer in the healing power of music, Garson wrote this Tango for his "Symphonic Suite for Healing." On stage, a 72 year-old woman with Parkinson's proved how compelling music is for symptomatic relief, as she dances effortlessly with her husband.
A classically trained violinist and graduate of the renowned Julliard School in New York City, Drew Tretick has garnered many accolades working with some of music's most iconic artists. An interview by Robert Walker, see HubPages.
DREW'S MUSIC & OLYMPIC SKATERS
Karen Chen wins the U.S. Figure Skating Championships with the highest competition score ever while skating to Drew's London Symphony Orchestra recording of The Godfather from his Cinema Classics album.
Drew's music has also been used for the Champions On Ice Olympic winners tour, and is in the skating program of Viktoria Borzenkova and Andrei Chuvilaev, as chosen by famed skating coach, Tamara Moskvina. Drew's version of Con Te Partiro (Time To Say Goodbye) was used by Olympic Gold Medal Champion skaters, including Elena Berezhnaya and Anton Sikharulidze who tied with Canada's Jamie Sale and David Pelletier at the Salt Lake City Olympics. It has also been used by the top contenders in the Russian Nationals skating competitions.