Holiday Extravaganza Concertwww.smithcenter.com
December 7, 2013
Holiday Extravaganza Concert! Wind Ensembles, Brass Band, Clarinet Choir, Tuba Ensemble Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013%u2014 2:00 pm Smith Center, Ohlone College, 43600 Mission Blvd., Fremont Join us for our annual holiday concert! You%u2019re invited to enjoy an afternoon of Christmas music %u2013 from traditional tunes to jazzy interpretations. The concert includes performances by the Ohlone Community Band, Ohlone Wind Orchestra, and Mission Peak Brass Band %u2013 as well as the Ohlone Clarinet Choir and Tuba Ensemble! We%u2019ll play some of your favorites along with some new holiday songs. This concert is perfect for the whole family. General admission tickets are $15 ($10 for students and seniors), and are available at the door or at www.SmithCenter.com or (510) 659-6031. Campus parking is $2.
DC Merry TubaChristmashttp://www.tubachristmas.com/readtcloc.php?TCState=DC&TCCity=Washington
December 18, 2013
WASHINGTON - WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 18 - TIME: 6:00 pm LOCATION: Kenedy Center - Grand Foyer - Millenium Stage REGISTRATION: 3:00 pm, Hall of States REHEARSAL: 4:00 pm, Grand Foyer PARKING: There is a fee to park at the Kennedy Center garage, mention that you are a playing participant for TubaChristmas NOTE: Dress in bright festive colors. Bring a folding music stand/lyre. Please use gig bag, leave cases in car/bus. Chairs provided for participants. Participant registration fee for 2013 is $10.00. CONDUCTOR: Colonel Timothy J. Holtan, Conductor, US Army Field Band COORDINATORS: Thomas Phillips HolidayTubas-TubaChristmas 812-824-8833, Scott Cameron 301-260-9361, Brian Sands 703-913-7720, Dave Bragunier 703-525-3626, Robert Pallansch 703-532-0137, Chris Quade 703-323-1676
Le Domaine Forget International Music and Dance Academy - Tuba Sessionhttp://domaineforget.com/en/1/stages/brass/tuba
June 1, 2014
With OYSTEIN BAADSVIK and LANCE NAGELS. This two-week program is offered to intermediate, advanced or semi-professional level students, aged 15 years old or older. The Brass session provides a unique opportunity to benefit from internationally renowned teachers. The balance between private lessons, masterclasses and group lessons result in a rare experience of learning. More information from: Rachel Tremblay, Student Services: email: email@example.com or phone: 418-452-8111. Website: www.domaineforget.com
RECENTLY EXPIRED EVENTS............
Tom Lukowicz will be performing the world premiere of a piece that he commissioned with the Canton Symphony Youth Orchestra. The new piece, "Sonata" by Carlos Franco is written for solo tuba, piano, and full string orchestra. The concert will be held at GlenOaks High School in Canton, OH at 4:00 P.M.
The tuba-euphonium ensemble at the University of Akron presents it's Octubafest performance. Free admission, Guzzetta Recital Hall, 8:00PM.
Guest artist, Phil Sinder of Michigan State University. 300 High School, Middle School and Elementary School participants expected; rehearsals and clinics; Sunnyland Jazz Quartet, Long Island Tuba Quartet, HS All-Star Ensemble, Phil Sinder in recital, Faculty Ensemble, Massed Ensemble. At Smithtown West HS, Smithtown, NY. Rehearsals begin 3:30, free concert 7:30 pm. Information Don Sherman 631-261-6972.
The Akron Brass Choir presents our first concert of the 2013-14 season. Keystone Celebration - John Cheetham Mutations from Bach - Samuel Barber Si Bheag Si Mhor - Turlough O'Carolan Funeral March - Edvard Grieg Divertimento for Brass - Karel Husa Come check us out! 8PM, Guzzetta Recital Hall Free admission!!!
Concord Band 2013 Fall Concert: %u201CBy Request%u201D features Capriccio for Tuba by Rodney Newton, Chi-Sun Chan, tuba soloist. Saturday, October 26 , 8:00 pm. Tickets are $20 each, $10 for students and seniors. The Performing Arts Center, 51 Walden Street, Concord, MA
Chi-Sun Chan of Cambridge MA will play Rodney Newton's Capriccio for Tuba at the Concord MA Band's Fall Concert October 26, 2013 at 8:00 pm at the Performing Arts Center 51 Walden Street in Concord. Dr. Chan, tuba player with the Band since 2009, has been music director/conductor of the Greater Boston Chinese Cultural Association (GBCCA) Chinese Music Ensemble since 2002 and received his Doctor of Musical Arts degree in brass performance from Boston University.
Students from the studio of Dr. Andy Larson present an evening of solos. Free admission, Guzzetta Recital Hall, 8:00PM.
Matt Murchison presents a solo guest artist recital as part of Octubafest at the University of Akron. 8PM in Guzzetta Recital Hall. This recital is free!
Matt Murchison will present a masterclass from 12:05-12:55 in Guzzetta Hall room 141. Please come and enjoy!
Open call for Texas TUBA and EUPHS -- looking for participants of all skills! We are organizing a performance of a work for 100 MARCHING TUBAS AND EUPHONIUMS -- Anthony Braxton's Composition No. 19. Sunday, Oct 20th at 2PM at the The Blanton Museum of Art. Please share with all of your low brass-valved friends of all skills and levels -- we are looking for additional performers: pros, weekend warriors, students, etc! Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more info about getting involved. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aNVhBAPCuak
Tom Lukowicz will be presenting a guest recital and masterclass at Illinois State University as part of OcTubafest hosted by Andy Rummel. Events occur at 1 P.M. and 3 P.M. respectively.
Dr. Andy Larson presents his first faculty recital at the University of Akron. 8:00PM, Guzzetta Recital Hall, free admission!
Western Kentucky University Tuba/Euphonium Ensemble. Located at Ivan Wilson Fine Art Center, Room 187: Recital Hall. Event starts at 7:30 pm and will let out 9:00 at the latest.
Tom Lukowicz will be presenting his faculty recital at Wright State University at 8 P.M. in the newly renovated Schuster Hall.
This second annual weekend at the International Music Camp will include events for tuba and euphonium players of all ages. We are planning recitals by guest artists, repertoire sessions for euphonium and tuba solos and tuba quartets, master classes, a Massed Tuba-Euphonium Choir (for all participants), an Oktubafest Band, Tuba Sunday Morning, and performance of newly written works for tuba quartet. Preliminary plans also include a TubaChristmas reading session. We invite participants to Oktubafest who are high school and college/university musicians and teachers, as well as amateur and professional artists. We are very excited to welcome guest artists Marty Erickson, tuba, and Jason Ham, euphonium. Quartets and soloists will be invited to participate as performers, as well.
Tucker Jolly leads his Tuba Band in an afternoon of Polkas, Waltzes, and other tunes. Guzzetta Recital Hall, 3:00PM. There is a charge for admission.
Bill Muter performs live @ All County Music and will be signing copies of his new CD, "Off Script" Bring your tuba for an interactive live learning session with Bill. Learn how to create live loops, hip hop beats, use effect pedals and more! "He takes the tuba into realms unknown; dimensions we didn't even know were possible for this orchestral instrument. Classical, jazz, symphonic, hip-hop, rock, fusion, funk, Muter has no sonic boundaries." - Quoted from New Times We'll have new tubas from major manufacturers for you to audition. Presented by: All County Music Sponsored by: Yamaha, King, B&S, Meinl Weston, Besson
The Falcone Festival is held over a four day period each summer and has been housed since its inception at Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp in Twin Lake, Michigan. In addition to the competition aspect of the Festival, participants are offered the opportunity to attend master classes and recitals provided by internationally recognized euphonium/tuba artists.
Lieksa Brass Week is holding an International Tuba Competition on July 24-31, 2013. The competition is open to contestants of all nationalities born in or after 1978. The 3rd Lieksa International Tuba Competition will be in four rounds: a qualifying round based on applicants%u2019 sound recordings, and three public concert days in Lieksa. The application form should be filled in and sent online with the recording at www.lieksabrass.com to reach the Competition Office by March 31, 2013. No application forms or recordings will be considered after this date.
Join The Denver Brass in honoring the legendary trumpet virtuoso, Rafael Méndez (1906-1981) as they host the 28th annual Rafael Méndez Brass Institute at the University of Denver, July 14-20, 2013. The Rafael Méndez Brass Institute (RMBI) is the world%u2019s leading performance and career development seminar for brass musicians and educators. This week-long educational conference is designed for dedicated brass players ages 18 and older. For more information and registration please visit www.mendezbrassinstitute.com or call 303.832.4676.