The Brass Junkies Podcast - Pedal Note Media
About This Show
The Brass Junkies, hosted by former Boston Brass members Andrew Hitz and Lance LaDuke, features interviews with the best and brightest brass players in the world. Subject matter includes everything from the serious to the ridiculous, just like the music business.
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TBJ79: Euphonium Ambassador Adam Frey on what it is like to be the Ambassador of Euphonium. Like that is a thing.
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TBJ79: Euphonium Ambassador Adam Frey on what it is like to be the Ambassador of Euphonium. Like that is a thing. Adam Frey has had a great career as a soloist, publisher, teacher and major proponent of the euphonium and has endured Lance's hump-busting for over twenty years. He is also the mastermind behind both the fantastic International Euphonium-Tuba (IET) Festival and euphonium.com. He currently teaches at the University of North Georgia and in this fun and lively conversation, we cover: Euphonium jokes How Adam and Lance met in the Brass Band of Battle Creek Tales of the Badger (dearly departed mega friend, Chris Matten) Meeting James Gourlay Teaching at the University of North Georgia Playing in Macau IET Festival, 15th anniversary in the summer of 2018 How he started the festival and how it is organized The importance of good coffee when running a festival Being an ambassador of the euphonium and the Ambassador of Euphonium Fernando Deddos, David Childs, and other influential current players Creating opportunities and the importance of collaboration Working with Patricio Cosentino, Scott Hartman, and Jeff Nelsen Having good ideas vs. having good ideas and acting on them Starting and running euphonium.com LINKS: euphonium.com Adam's artist page at Yamaha UNG bio page IET Festival Want to help the show? Here are some ways: Help others find the show by leaving a rating and review on iTunes. Show us some love on Instagram, Facebo