UNB Tuba Fest 2016

When:
May 6, 2016 – May 7, 2016 all-day
2016-05-06T00:00:00+00:00
2016-05-08T00:00:00+00:00
Where:
Memorial Hall, UNB Fredericton
Memorial Hall
University of New Brunswick - Fredericton, Fredericton, NB E3B
Canada
Contact:
UNB Centre for Musical Arts, Fredericton
506-453-4697
TubaFest 2016 is the 12th edition of the annual Fredericton International TubaFest, founded by Richard Riding. Richard passed away on August 1, 2011. He was a dedicated tuba and euphonium enthusiast who loved playing and promoting the sound and versatility of these low brass instruments. Through the support of the UNB Centre for Musical Arts, volunteers, and sponsors, TubaFest continues as an annual event. TubaFest provides a unique opportunity to obtain coaching from recognized musicians and to play with other low brass musicians. This year will again feature music written specifically for tubas and euphonia as well as some arrangements of old classics. Enjoy another great workshop in 2016.
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Registration will be open shortly and can be done online or by calling the UNB Centre for Musical Arts at 506-453-4697.
May 6-8 2016

Memorial Hall, University of New Brunswick
Fredericton, NB, Canada

Clinicians:
Jobey Wilson (University of Southern Maine School of Music)
Dr. Greg Irvine (UPEI Music Department)

Experience an intensive weekend workshop for Tuba and Euphonium including small ensembles and massed band coaching.

Registration before April 7th: $115 adults / $65 students
Registration after April 7th: $140 adults / $75 students

The Fredericton International Tubafest, founded by the late Richard Riding, is held every May at the University of New Brunswick’s Centre for Musical Arts. Tubafest provides a unique opportunity for musicians of all levels to obtain coaching from recognized clinicians and to play with other low brass enthusiasts in a variety of large and small size ensembles with music arranged and composed specifically for Tuba and Euphonium.

Details and Registration online: go.unb.ca/celtubafest2016

Sarah Beth Shiplett
Administrator Centre for Musical Arts
T 506 453-4697
University of New Brunswick
UNB.ca/cel/music

 

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