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.
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
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.