Me: Since there is a lack of solo tuba music, where are your favorite places to look for alternative solo music?
Andrew: One of the best things that a teacher did for me when I was in middle school in 8th grade, he made me learn how to read down an octave. That opened [...]
My Interview with Tubist, Andrew Hitz from May 27, 2011 (continued).
Me: What do you like best about being a tuba player specifically?
Andrew: I definitely like being the foundation. I like being the bass line in a Dixie band. In a band, the tubas control the intonation, for [...]