Zach Collins, Associate Professor of Tuba and Euphonium at IUP, performed a recital and gave two master classes at Texas Christian University in Fort Worth, Tex.
Collins' recital featured works by J.S. Bach, Barbara York, Arild Plau, Jean-Baptiste Arban, as well as a piece using looping software. He was assisted by pianist Janet Pummel, Associate Professor of Music at TCU. The concert was held on Monday, February 22, at 7 p.m. in Pepsico Recital Hall on the TCU campus.
In addition to the recital, Collins also gave a master class for students in the TCU tuba and euphonium studio on Sunday, February 21.
He then spoke to the entire brass department on Monday afternoon about his experiences as a freelance musician in Los Angeles and as a music professor at IUP.