Tag Archives: ITEC

ITEC 2014 – Bloomington, IN

As usual, ITEC 2014 was an amazing and overwhelming experience, for both me and my students. Sam Pilafian called it a “Love Fest”, and the motto, “Where it all began” refers to the fact the first International Tuba and Euphonium … Continue reading

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Going to ITEC 2010!

Earlier this year, my students and I were invited to perform at ITEC (International Tuba Euphonium Conference) 2010 at the University of Arizona in May. I just learned that the University of Iowa School of Music will provide us with … Continue reading

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Summer 2008 Google Map

I’ve been utilizing lots of very useful Google applications lately, including Gmail, Google Calendar, Google Docs, and Google Maps. I put together a cartographic plan of my travels this summer. Explore the interactive map and schedule below: Summer 2008 Schedule: … Continue reading

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Semester’s End Whirlwind

Snow in April, tornadoes throughout the South, flooding in the Midwest, a cyclone in Myanmar, an earthquake in China; I think this is one of those years that Mother Nature wants to remind us that she is in charge. It … Continue reading

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Studio News – April Update

There has been a lot of news from within the University of Iowa Tuba Euphonium Studio lately, here are some recent highlights: Pat Bigsby wins the award for bests summer job – he recently accepted a position as a reporter … Continue reading

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Doc Askew

I just ran across Dennis Askew’s website DocAsKew.com and his accompanying blog; Askew’s Ponderings and enjoyed perusing them. Dennis is the current President of the International Tuba Euphonium Association. He has a great section on pedagogy, including some sneak peaks … Continue reading

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