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The Band Members

Lenny Whipp


Lenny is the Drummer and Band Leader from Sugarbush WI. 

Gary Dembinski


Gary from West Kewaunee, plays the lead Trumpet and Vocals. 

Joe Jerabek


Joe, our Tuba virtuoso, is from the town of Lincoln (North of Casco)

Phil Stangel


Phil, who is also a member of the Eddie Larsen Orchestra, is an excellent musician and vocalist.  He began playing the Tenor Sax and Clarinet with the Sugarbush Boys in 2018.      

Bruce Tesarik


Bruce has been substituting with the band for several years and has now moved into the 2nd trumpet position for 7 piece jobs along with continuing to sub on the Tenor Sax or 1st trumpet as needed.

Vic Kapinos


Vic Kapinos, Tenor Sax, Musician Emeritus, from Allouez, is one of the 2010 founding members of the band.  Vic retired from the Sugarbush Boys having played his last job on Dec 31, 2017

Al Reedy


Al is from Maribel and played the 2nd Trumpet from 2010 till March, 2019.

Larry Hlinak


Larry plays the Keyboard and Trumpet (often at the same time.)  He also sings and arranges music for the band. He lives in Mishicot.

Wayne Hessil


Wayne lives in Green Bay and plays the Alto & Tenor Sax, Trumpet and Clarinet.   He arranges music for the band and runs the website, Facebook page and email list.