Bob Sanders grew up in Costa Mesa, California where he began studying the trombone at the age of 11. His teachers have included Don Kimble, Jeff Reynolds, Robert Simmergren and Roy Main. His professional career began when he was 21, playing with the Disneyland Band. After three years there, he moved on and has stayed busy performing ever since. He has been a member of Pacific Symphony since 1986, the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra since its founding, the Opera Pacific Orchestra for its entire life and the Long Beach Symphony for more than a decade. He has played on a freelance basis with the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra, numerous traveling ballet and opera Companies, has played for hundreds of motion picture scores and has spent considerable time in the pit at the Pantages Theater in Hollywood. He teaches trombone at California State University, Fullerton. He is president of Local 7, the American Federation of Musicians in Santa Ana, is the President of the Southern California Chapter of the Theater Musicians Association and serves on that organization's National Board of Directors.

2012     The Amazing Spider-Man [Music from the Motion Picture]     Trombone (Bass)
2011     The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn [Music from the Motion Picture]     Trombone
2009     Avatar     James Horner     Trombone
2008     The Pineapple Express         Trombone
2006     X2: X-Men United [Original Motion Picture Score]     John Ottman     Trombone
2005     The Legend of Zorro [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]     James Horner     Trombone
2004     Alias: Season Two [Original Television Soundtrack]     Michael Giacchino     Trombone (Bass)
2004     Bobby Jones: Stroke of Genius [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]     James Horner     Trombone
2004     Day After Tomorrow     Harald Kloser     Trombone (Bass)
2003     Daredevil [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]         Trombone
2003     The Hunted [Music from the Motion Picture]     Brian Tyler     Trombone
2003     Agent Cody Banks         Musician
2003     Alias [Original Television Soundtrack]     Michael Giacchino     Trombone (Bass)
2003     Beyond Borders [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]     James Horner     Trombone
2003     Elf [Original Motion Picture Score]     John Debney     Trombone
2003     Matchstick Men [Original Score]     Hans Zimmer     Trombone
2003     Paycheck [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]     John Powell     Trombone
2003     X2 [Original Motion Picture Score]     John Ottman     Trombone
2002     Deconstruction Ahead     Three Tenors No Opera     Cover Art
2002     Dragonfly [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]     John Debney     Trombone
2002     Far From Heaven [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]     Elmer Bernstein     Trombone
2002     Ice Age [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]     David Newman     Trombone
2002     Enough     David Arnold     Trombone
2001     Cats and Dogs [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]     John Debney     Trombone


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