Chuck Penington has served as conductor for the Intergeneration Orchestra of Omaha since its beginning in 1985 and is the Midwest's busiest show business conductor. Chuck has performed with musical legends such as Tom Jones, Henry Mancini, Wayne Newton, and Engelbert Humperdinck and conducted orchestras for top names such as George Burns, Bob Hope, and Bob Newhart. Chuck was Gordon MacRae's musical conductor and arranger for eight years and conducted the Exile Orchestra for the ABC television miniseries "Amerika".
Mr. Penington's production company, Panda Productions, promotes film scores and television commercials locally and nationally.
Chuck is the featured keyboard artist for Chip Davis' "Music of Mannheim" show and conductor for the Mannheim Steamroller Christmas tour.
Chuck and his wife, Allegra, live in Lincoln, Nebraska. They have a daughter, Ashley, and a son, Logan.