Guest Artists

  • 2018

  • Daniel Perantoni-Provost Professor of Music, Indiana University

  • Chris Olka, Principal Tuba-Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra 

  • Beth Mitchell-Los Angeles based Freelance Musician and Teacher 

  • Shoichiro Hokazono-Tokyo Based soloist and Teacher 

  • 2019

  • Kevin Wass-Past President of ITEA, Professor of Tuba, Texas Tech

  • Alex Lapins-University of Tennessee

  • William Sutton-Olivet University

  • Charles Guy-SUNY-Potsdam

  • Chris Combest-Middle Tennessee State University

  • Joel Collier-Salvation Army

  • Preston Light-Xavier University

  • Andy Smith-Chicago Lyric Opera and Grant Park Symphony

  • Adam Frey-International Soloist, Northern Georgia University

  • 2020

  • Clint McCanless-University of Louisville

  • Alan Baer-New York Philharmonic (postponed due to COVID-19)

  • Charles Villarrubia-University of Texas (Virtual)

  • Oystein Baadsvik-International Soloist (Virtual)

  • Hiram Diaz-President's Own Marine Band (Virtual) 

  • Gail Robertson-President of ITEA, University of Central Arkansas 

  • Sergio Carolino-International Soloist (Virtual) 

  • Andy Smith-Chicago Lyric, Grant Park (Virtual) 

  • Mike Roylance-Boston Symphony Orchestra 

  • Blake Cooper-Los Angeles Recording Artist and Professor