WELCOME TO THE OFFICIAL WEBSITE OF TRUMPETER, PAMELA SMITTER!
Widely esteemed for her motivating solo appearances in addition to being highly regarded for her musical orchestral performing leadership, trumpeter Pamela Smitter captivates her audiences with a rare blend of compelling yet expressive musical style. It is no surprise, then, that she enjoys an avid fan base and is very much in demand. Recent solo engagements include appearing as guest artist with the West Michigan Symphony Orchestra (WMSO), performing the Hummel Concerto to critical acclaim. During the past decade, she has held the position of Principal Trumpet with the WMSO. In 2010, Pamela became a Schilke artist.
Previously she led a distinguished performing career in South America holding the position of Principal Trumpet in the Orquesta Sinfónica de Maracaibo in Venezuela. Subsequently, she won the Principal Trumpet position with the prestigious Orquesta Sinfónica de Venezuela, Caracas. These associations provided the impetus for numerous solo engagements throughout Venezuela. Her immersion into Latin America significantly influenced her philosophy that music can represent the written word through color and line, leading ultimately to the development of her unique vocal style of trumpet artistry.