Cade Lipps

Cade Lipps, a first year Virtuosi
member, is a 16 year old junior
attending Seven Lakes High School
in Katy, Texas, where he is in the
Wind Symphony under the direction
of John Mays and Desiree Overee.
Cade began playing trumpet when
he was 11 years old. He also plays in
the orchestra at St. Peters Methodist
Church. He takes private trumpet
lessons from Dr. Wes Miller. Cade
has received all Division One ratings
for Solo and Ensemble competitions
since 7th grade, made Freshman
Region in 2015 and All Region in
2016. He is interested in learning to
play the piano. Cade enjoys attending
summer band camps, listening
to classical music, serenading his
family with his trumpet, playing
video games, and traveling with his
family. He also enjoys playing with
Cady and Zoey, the family dogs.
Cade plans to double major in music
performance and music education
with aspirations of furthering his
career by pursuing a master’s and
doctorate degree in music.