Assistant Professor of Music Performance (Percussion)
Dembar is principal percussion for the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra. He has
performed with several other notable orchestras, including the Chicago
Symphony, Cincinnati Symphony, Boston Symphony, and Boston Pops. Prior to his
appointment with the ISO he served 20 years as principal percussion for the Ft.
Wayne Philharmonic. He holds percussion performance degrees from the New
England Conservatory (MM) and Boston University (BM), and has previously served
in similar teaching positions at both Marian University and IPFW.