The CSU Tuba and Euphonium Studio, led by CSU faculty Stephen Dombrowski, presents OcTUBAfest 2019. Returning for its sixth year, this event features tuba and euphonium students with a special guest artist. The masterclass, guest solo recital, and student recital of solo and ensemble works are all free and open to public observation.
The guest of the annual OcTUBAfest, Dr. Danielle VanTuinen, has performed with the Phoenix Ballet, West Valley Symphony Orchestra, Grand Rapids Symphony, Salt River Brass Band, and New England Brass Band. As a co-founder of the Moreau-VanTuinen Duo, she has been invited to perform/present at the Spanish Association of Tubas and Euphoniums, Northern Arizona University, Ithaca College, Miraphone Academy of the Southwest, United States Pershing’s Own Army Band Tuba-Euphonium Workshop, and International Women’s Brass Conference
OcTUBAfest is a celebration of the tuba, and its wonderful sound and musicality.
~ Stephen Dombrowski
Date and Schedule:
Sunday, Oct. 27, 2019; Organ Recital Hall
4:00 p.m.—Guest Artist Masterclass
5:30 p.m.—Guest artist recital with Dr. Danielle VanTuinen
7:30 p.m.—The CSU tuba studio gives this recital as part of the annual OcTUBAfest at CSU.