Forrest Wakeman

Forrest Wakeman

Forrest Wakeman
Piano Private Lesson Instructor, Music
(616) 526-6553
fow2@calvin.edu
NH 298

Forrest Wakeman is a performer, composer, producer, worship leader, and keyboard player for hire based in the West Michigan area. He has played for over 20 Broadway tours (including national tours of Wicked, Grease, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat and others), the Grand Rapids, West Michigan, and Holland Symphony orchestras, numerous solo and ensemble recitals, weddings, banquets, corporate functions, etc. Forrest's creative work has been heard on nationally syndicated children's radio drama programs, in full-length broadway-style musicals produced at his church, and in various local and regional television and radio advertisements. He currently teaches as an adjunct professor at Cornerstone University, Aquinas College, and Calvin College, and serves as music director at Blythefield Hills Baptist Church in Rockford, Michigan.
 
Most recently, Forrest has released a new CD recording project entitled “Instrumental Hymns" and is currently scheduling concerts in support of his CD release.

Forrest lives with my wife, Bekah, and four children — Katie, Kristen, Daniel, and Drew — in Rockford, Michigan.