ELEVATE YOUR PLAYING
Join the new online tuba institute to elevate your playing to the next level.
Study with two renowned teachers from the comfort of your own home.
The Total Tubist offers a detailed approach to fundamentals, excerpts, solos, auditions and more!  
 
April classes begin April 3!
CRAIG KNOX
JOHN DICESARE
PITTSBURGH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
CARNEGIE MELLON UNIVERSITY
CURTIS INSTITUTE OF MUSIC
CENTER CITY BRASS QUINTET
SEATTLE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON

Join other aspiring tuba students and young professionals for a comprehensive, live interactive on-line training intensive that will help you achieve your goals as a player and musician. Renowned tubists Craig Knox and John DiCesare will share their years of experience and proven teaching methods with you on every aspect of tuba playing and career development, in a challenging program intended for tuba players who are eager to learn and willing to apply themselves. In The Total Tubist includes twice-weekly sessions on fundamentals and repertoire, regular Q&A sessions with John and Craig, seminars on special topics, mock auditions, and more. Participants can attend the live classes, or watch the recorded video on their own schedule. Private lessons can be added to the program as an additional option. Craig and John are committed to creating an inspiring and supportive environment that will be fun and rewarding for all participants. Tuba players from high-school to professionals are encouraged to attend. Enroll today to reserve your spot!

   FUNDAMENTALS

  • Developing a Routine

  • Developing a Winning Sound

  • Low Register

  • High Register

  • Lip Slurs

  • Articulation

  • Flexibility

  • Breathing

REPERTOIRE

  • Excerpts

  • Solos

  • Etudes

  • Audition Lists

  • Solo Competitions

  • Transcriptions

  MUSICIANSHIP

  • Phrasing

  • Artistry

  • Performance Optimization

  • Managing Performance Anxiety

  • Selling your performance