Student Tubist Is Semifinalist in International Competition

Posted on 5/5/2009 9:23:16 PM

Senior Music Education major Jon Wylie has been selected as a semifinalist for the 2009 Leonard Falcone International Tuba and Euphonium Festival.

The Falcone Festival is the premier competition for tuba and euphonium performers.  Jon was selected after a rigorous taped preliminary round. He will compete in the Artist Tuba Division, which is open to all nonprofessional tubists.  Semifinal and final rounds will be held August 14–17 at Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp in Twin Lake, Michigan. More information may be found at the IUP Tuba and Euphonium Studio and the Leonard Falcone International Euphonium and Tuba Festival website.