David T. Fedderly held the principal tuba position with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra from 1983 to 2014. He has also been the substitute principal tuba with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, St. Louis Symphony Orchestra, Milwaukee Symphony, Boston Symphony Orchestra and the Philadelphia Orchestra.
His previous faculty appointments have included the Juilliard School, the University of Maryland, College Park and The Catholic University of America. Before moving to Baltimore, he was also a faculty member at DePaul University and Wheaton College in the Chicago area.
Fedderly attended Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. He had the privilege of studying for ten years with the legendary Arnold Jacobs, former principal tuba of the Chicago Symphony.
In 1992, Fedderly opened the Baltimore Brass Co. that sells new and used brass and woodwind musical instruments.