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A Tuba Among Strings Chamber Concert

Presented by CityMusic Cleveland at Praxis Fiber Workshop, Cleveland OH

Sep 16 2022
A Tuba Among Strings Chamber Concert

CityMusic Cleveland tubist Laura Potter performs contemporary pieces for the unusual pairing of tuba and string quartet in this concert of rarely performed chamber music.

Although stereotyped as the bass of a brass band, the tuba has a suprisingly broad technical and expressive range that is showcased in this concert for tuba and string quartet. “The brass instruments are the second most physical of all instruments,” the late tubist extraordinaire Harvey Phillips observed to broadcaster Bruce Duffie in a 1995 interview. Brass players are the only musicians other than singers who create sound with a part of the body, Phillips observed; “We simply substitute

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Praxis Fiber Workshop

15301 Waterloo Road, Cleveland, OH 44110

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