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UGA Tuba Euph News
Tis the season! It looks as though there will be openings for 2-3 new tubists and 3-4 new euphonium students for fall of 2014. Looking forward to welcoming talented and enthuiastic musicians to the studio!
Monday, November 11
Saturday, January 11
Saturday, February 8
Monday, February 17
Friday, January 10
For more information, please visit the Information for Prospective Students page.
Due to some university wide glitches in migrating to a new database system, we have extended our deadline for priority applications for our graduate program to December 15, 2013. The deadline for undergraduate applications remains January 15, 2014 for Fall 14 admission.
Phil Smith joins UGA Brass Faculty!
Phil Smith, long time Principal Trumpet of the New York Philharmonic, has his announced his plans to retire from the orchestra and will join the full-time faculty of the Hugh Hodgson School of Music in August of 2014. We are thrilled to have him join our team and look forward to many productiive years of collaboration!
Congrats to members of the studio who had recent wins at the state level of the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) competitions. DMA euphoniumist Chis Leslie was the first place winner in the Young Artist Solo Brass Competition and the UGA Tuba Quartet (Chris Leslie, Patrick Geren, David McLemore and Chris Gurtcheff) was the first place winner in the Wind Chamber Music Competition. They will go on to compete at the Southern Division meeting in Louisville, KY in January.