Rudi Bredemeier began playing the euphonium when he was 8 years old in his hometown of Urbana, Illinois. He played through his senior year at Urbana High School in Concert, Marching, and Jazz band.
After graduating high school, Rudi studied Materials Science and Engineering at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign receiving his Bachelors in 2013. He moved to Reno in 2017 where he works as a Global Supply Manager for Tesla and lives with his wife, Martha, and their daughter, Violet.
Outside of work and playing music, Rudi enjoys venturing into the mountains with his family and riding his bike.