By Harvey Phillips,David N. Baker

ISBN-10: 0253007240

ISBN-13: 9780253007247

With heat and humor, tuba virtuoso Harvey Phillips tells the tale of his striking existence and occupation from his Missouri early life via his days as a performer with the King Brothers and the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circuses, his education on the Juilliard university, a stint with the united states military box Band, and his freelance days with the recent York urban Opera and Ballet. A founding father of the hot York Brass Quintet, Phillips served as vice chairman of the hot England Conservatory of track and have become exclusive Professor of song at Indiana collage. The writer of an of TubaChristmases, Octubafests, and TubaSantas, he crusaded for reputation of the tuba as a major musical software, commissioning greater than 2 hundred works. more advantageous through an in depth gallery of photos, Mr. Tuba conveys Phillips's playful zest for all times whereas documenting his very important musical legacy.

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