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The Brass Junkies Podcast - Pedal Note Media

By Pedal Note Media

The Brass Junkies, hosted by former Boston Brass members Andrew Hitz and Lance LaDuke, features interviews with the best and brightest brass players in the world. Subject matter includes everything from the serious to the ridiculous, just like the music business.

  1. 1.
    TBJ151: Andrew & Lance Give Thanks (Again)11/24/2020
    46:29
  2. 2.
    TBJ150: Jens Lindemann11/10/2020
    1:13:50
  3. 3.
    TBJ149: Demondrae Thurman from the Euphonium Workshop10/27/2020
    1:11:44
  4. 4.
    TBJ148: Abby Lannan & Scott Sutherland10/13/2020
    1:00:37
  5. 5.
    TBJ147: Revisiting Sam Pilafian's TBJ100 Bonus Episode09/29/2020
    36:50
  6. 6.
    TBJ146: Mike Roylance09/15/2020
    1:12:01
  7. 7.
    TBJ145: Tom Hooten, principal trumpet of the Los Angeles Philharmonic on transparency, air direction and coyotes.09/01/2020
    1:09:21
  8. 8.
    TBJ144: Marty Hackleman, legendary horn player and teacher, on All Star Brass, poetry and fire tornadoes.08/18/2020
    1:08:34
  1. 9.
    TBJ143: Brittany Lasch, Trombone Professor at Bowling Green State University on Covid recovery, Star Wars and Goal Setting08/04/2020
    1:07:41
  2. 10.
    TBJ142: Chris Martin, Principal Trumpet with the New York Philharmonic on auditions, fundamentals and 340 mouthpieces. Really.07/21/2020
    1:09:08
  3. 11.
    TBJ141: Quotes from the 2020 TBJ Academy Summer Workshop07/07/2020
    49:42
  4. 12.
    TBJ140: John Lofton, Bass Trombone with the Los Angeles Philharmonic on YOLO, diversity in the arts and a crazy trip to Venezuela06/23/2020
    1:00:46
  5. 13.
    TBJ139: Mike "Doc" Nickens on listening, learning and understanding06/09/2020
    1:09:56
  6. 14.
    TBJ138: Julie Landsman on being the first woman in the brass section of The Met, the teaching of Carmine Caruso and JFL05/26/2020
    1:00:02
  7. 15.
    TBJ137: Demondrae Thurman on Sotto Voce, Indiana University AND the Brass Junkies Academy Summer Academy05/12/2020
    54:41
  8. 16.
    TBJ136: Boston Brass joins Andrew & Lance sharing stories both new and old04/28/2020
    1:06:20
  9. 17.
    TBJ135: Jeff Nelsen on Fearless Performance, habit formation and how Canadian Brass is responding to the international quarantine04/14/2020
    1:06:17
  10. 18.
    TBJ134: Rex Martin on online lessons, Arnold Jacobs and tuba mute hatred03/31/2020
    1:17:16
  11. 19.
    TBJ133: Christopher Bill on his amazing and amazingly powerful guide to remote music education. And bidets.03/17/2020
    1:11:56
  12. 20.
    TBJ132: Phil Snedecor on diagnosing playing issues, his new publications and the challenges of small-holed instruments03/03/2020
    1:04:24
  13. 21.
    TBJ131: Listener's Choice: Andrew & Lance warm up to the idea of warming up and other brass nerd stuff02/18/2020
    55:10
  14. 22.
    TBJ130: Gretchen Renshaw James on conducting, diversity and playing tuba in Seraph Brass02/04/2020
    1:00:18
  15. 23.
    TBJ129: Martin McCain on travel, creating new repertoire and BBQ01/21/2020
    1:07:30
  16. 24.
    TBJ128: Euphoniumist Chris Buckley of the US Army Band on growing up in Laredo, Texas, euphonium repertoire and his love of cooking01/07/2020
    55:43
  17. 25.
    TBJ127: Patrick Sheridan on choosing projects, the Big Bottom Band and the difference between play and work12/24/2019
    1:18:20
  18. 26.
    TBJ126: Trumpeter Susan Rider of "The President's Own" United States Marine Band on overcoming doubt, the importance of focus and jamming with her dad12/10/2019
    1:11:14
  19. 27.
    TBJ125: Andrew & Lance Give Thanks11/26/2019
    52:31
  20. 28.
    TBJ124: Alan Baylock on arranging for the Airmen of Note, running the One O'Clock Lab Band at UNT and falling in love with the F Major 7 chord11/12/2019
    1:08:01
  21. 29.
    TBJ123: Sam Pilafian Tribute featuring Mark Gould, Marty Hackleman, Jose Sibaja, Michael Sachs, JD Shaw, Patrick Sheridan, and Jose Sibaja10/25/2019
    1:10:39
  22. 30.
    TBJ122: Shelagh Abate on playing horn on Broadway, meeting Sting and the importance of networking10/15/2019
    1:06:25
  23. 31.
    TBJ121: Trumpeter Wayne du Maine on working with Bernstein and Prince, but not at the same time.10/01/2019
    57:27
  24. 32.
    TBJ120: Colin WIlliams (Brass Junkies Rewind)09/17/2019
    1:12:45
  25. 33.
    Brass Junkies Extra: Tubist Aubrey Foard of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra on the state of the lockout09/09/2019
    59:17
  26. 34.
    TBJ119: Clarke Rigsby of Tempest Recording on Paul McCartney, Steve Gadd and his Most Improved Player Trophy09/03/2019
    1:09:11
  27. 35.
    TBJ118: Trumpet player and builder Trent Austin on Clark Terry, making sacrifices for your dreams and an augmented trumpet08/20/2019
    1:09:59
  28. 36.
    TBJ117: Mike Nickens, Director of "The Green Machine" pep band at George Mason University, on being unapologetic about who he is and leading by example (while carrying a scepter).08/06/2019
    1:05:02
  29. 37.
    TBJ116: Listener's Choice: Making an album07/23/2019
    1:03:20
  30. 38.
    TBJ115: Hiram Diaz, euphonium player in "The President's Own" Marine Band, on the High Bridge Brass Quintet, audition prep and being a terrible shot07/09/2019
    1:00:07
  31. 39.
    TBJ114: Trumpeter John Abbracciamento on dealing with pain, overcoming doubt and his 27 years in "The President's Own" Marine Band06/25/2019
    1:02:27
  32. 40.
    TBJ113: Rebecca Cherian on encouraging young women players, the importance of allies and the Bernstein Bounce06/11/2019
    54:33
  33. 41.
    TBJ112: Matt Niess on The Capital Bones, 3 x 3, and getting help from the "Trombone Angel"05/28/2019
    1:07:32
  34. 42.
    TBJ111: Tim Buzbee on learning The Furies overnight, winning gigs in 8 countries and being put in a piece of metal05/14/2019
    1:07:03
  35. 43.
    TBJ110: Listener's Choice - How to Start a Brass Group, Part 204/30/2019
    1:07:17
  36. 44.
    TBJ109: Richard A. White, RAW Tuba on his life, his gig and his upcoming documentary04/16/2019
    1:13:38
  37. 45.
    TBJ108: Jim "Don't call me BB" Nova on writing, driving and April Fooling04/02/2019
    1:07:50
  38. 46.
    TBJ107: Christopher Bill, trombonist, singer, and multi-instrumentalist and internet sensation!03/19/2019
    1:20:55
  39. 47.
    TBJ106: Jim Pandolfi legendary trumpeter Jim Pandolfi has one of the most amazing stories in music. Or most places.03/05/2019
    1:08:02
  40. 48.
    TBJ105: Seth Horner, tubist of the North Carolina Symphony talking to himself, studying with David Fedderly and his box of mouthpieces02/19/2019
    1:02:07
  41. 49.
    TBJ104: Joe Lovinsky, horn phenom, discusses his time in the US Army Band, being a sharp-shooter, cage fighter, and ultra runner. Yes really.100-Mile Joe!02/05/2019
    59:14
  42. 50.
    TBJ103: Mary Bowden on her new upcoming album, Seraph Brass and the importance of networking01/22/2019
    1:03:36
  43. 51.
    TBJ102: Joe Jackson, jazz trombonist, arranger and leader on being in the Airmen of Note, his parents and growing where you're planted01/08/2019
    1:11:10
  44. 52.
    TBJ101: Intern Listener's Choice12/25/2018
    50:29
  45. 53.
    TBJ100: The legendary Sam Pilafian on Empire Brass, Leonard Bernstein and life-threatening pedagogy12/11/2018
    1:32:48
  46. 54.
    TBJ99: Tom Holtz on jazz tuba, playing in The Marine Band and how to find your own voice11/27/2018
    1:02:55
  47. 55.
    TBJ98: Dallas Brass trumpeter Buddy Deshler on starting Fred Brass, The Entrepreneurial Student and the joys of being one of our first interns11/13/2018
    1:04:44
  48. 56.
    TBJ97: Listener's Choice, How to Start a Brass Group10/30/2018
    54:16
  49. 57.
    TBJ96: Jennifer Marotta, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Trumpet at USC and former member of the US Marine Band10/16/2018
    57:50
  50. 58.
    TBJ95: TEM Takeover Andrew's interview with Jeff Conner of Boston Brass10/02/2018
    1:11:01
  51. 59.
    TBJ94: Gail Robertson, multi-hyphenate (euphonium/tuba/performer/teacher/arranger/angler) on her time in The Tubafours, getting a DMA in 18 months and spider bites.09/18/2018
    1:05:23
  52. 60.
    TBJ93: Matt Tropman, Assistant Professor of Tuba and Euphonium at the University of Arizona09/04/2018
    1:01:08
  53. 61.
    TBJ92: Jason Ayoub, Principal Horn in The US Navy Band on Dallas Brass, playing with Charlie Vernon and meeting a moose08/21/2018
    59:33
  54. 62.
    TBJ91: Tubist Jarrett McCourt on mental health, coping strategies and life in and out of New World Symphony08/07/2018
    1:20:29
  55. 63.
    TBJ90: New Seraph Brass trumpeter Raquel Rodriquez on her new gig at UNT, traveling to the Lieksa Brass Week and recovering from a chop sunburn.07/24/2018
    1:00:27
  56. 64.
    TBJ89: David Gordon of the Seattle Symphony on Boston, Mahler and giving it your all.07/10/2018
    1:07:23
  57. 65.
    TBJ88: St. Louis Symphony trumpeter Jeff Strong on preparation, playing with the Marine Band and having an air blowing epiphany06/26/2018
    1:11:35
  58. 66.
    TBJ87: Craig Knox of the Pittsburgh Symphony on premiering the Jennifer Higdon Tuba Concerto, European road stories and the joys of palinka06/12/2018
    1:19:23
  59. 67.
    TBJ86: Listener's Choice - The Falcone Festival05/29/2018
    59:36
  60. 68.
    TBJ85: Tom McCaslin, Tubist with the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra on audition prep, recording yourself and all things Canada.05/15/2018
    1:02:54
  61. 69.
    TBJ84: Brass legend Mark Gould boldly goes where no other guests have gone before!05/01/2018
    1:19:42
  62. 70.
    TBJ83: Trombonist Donna Parkes of the Louisville Orchestra on having a “Yes!” attitude, sleeping bags and growing up in Australia04/17/2018
    1:04:24
  63. 71.
    TBJ82: Geoffrey Pilkington, Principal Horn for the Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra on yoga, humility and the Long Call04/03/2018
    1:07:48
  64. 72.
    TBJ81: Matthew Murchison, Sexiest Euphonium Player in West Virginia on playing, writing and charting your own course in music03/20/2018
    1:04:34
  65. 73.
    TBJ80: Philadelphia Orchestra Principal Horn Jennifer Montone on playing, meditating and telling your own story03/07/2018
    59:08
  66. 74.
    TBJ79: Euphonium Ambassador Adam Frey on what it is like to be the Ambassador of Euphonium. Like that is a thing.02/20/2018
    1:04:46
  67. 75.
    TBJ78: Chip Crotts on playing trumpet with Ray Charles, prosthetic robot arms for musicians and his comeback from Bells Palsy02/06/2018
    59:14
  68. 76.
    TBJ77: Tubist Deanna Swoboda on her gig at ASU, Brass Rap and the difference between entertainment and art01/23/2018
    1:08:29
  69. 77.
    TBJ76: Washington National Opera/Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra trombonist Doug Rosenthal01/09/2018
    1:17:18
  70. 78.
    TBJ75: Listener's Choice: Auditioning for College01/02/2018
    55:09
  71. 79.
    TBJ74: Amplituba and Mercury Orkestar Tubist Bill Pritchard on a Step-By-Step Guide to Getting Started with Electronics, Teaching at Five Different Colleges and Overcoming Adversity12/19/2017
    1:07:23
  72. 80.
    TBJ73: Trombonist Weston Sprott on Performing with the Metropolitan Opera, the Diversity Issues Facing the Industry and Running Into One of His Heroes on the Streets of New York12/05/2017
    1:01:02
  73. 81.
    TBJ72: Trombonist Michael Clayville from Alarm Will Sound on Playing with Medeski, Martin & Wood, How AWS Functions as an Ensemble and Teaching at Lawrence Conservatory as a Visiting Professor11/21/2017
    56:35
  74. 82.
    TBJ71: Jonathan Dorn on Touring with Leon Redbone, Performing on Saturday Night Live and Partying with John Belushi and Chevy Chase in the '70's11/07/2017
    56:47
  75. 83.
    TBJ70: Listener's Choice: Where Andrew & Lance share stories related to questions submitted by YOU!10/24/2017
    1:04:27
  76. 84.
    TBJ69: Bass Trombonist Brian Hecht on Playing with the Atlanta Symphony, his Audition Preparation Strategy and Subbing with Almost Every Major American Orchestra by the Age of 3210/12/2017
    1:00:28
  77. 85.
    TBJ 68: Dr. Amy Horn, 29-year member of The President’s Own Marine Band and Adjunct Professor of Horn at George Mason University joins Andrew & Lance to explain how to bloom where you’re planted.09/27/2017
    58:18
  78. 86.
    TBJ 67: Denise Tryon, low horn specialist and former member of the Philadelphia Orchestra, joins Andrew & Lance and unpacks following your gut to pursue your dreams.09/12/2017
    57:00
  79. 87.
    Joanna Hersey: Episode 6608/29/2017
    1:09:36
  80. 88.
    Ken Watters: Episode 6508/17/2017
    1:09:54
  81. 89.
    Pete Meechan: Episode 6408/01/2017
    1:12:01
  82. 90.
    Michael Martin of the Boston Symphony Orchestra: Episode 6307/18/2017
    54:50
  83. 91.
    Andrew Bove: Episode 6207/04/2017
    1:16:23
  84. 92.
    Mark Houghton of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra: Episode 6106/20/2017
    1:06:43
  85. 93.
    Joanna Hersey: Episode 6006/06/2017
    1:14:11
  86. 94.
    Steve Reid: Episode 5905/23/2017
    1:15:22
  87. 95.
    David Silverman of The Simpsons: Episode 5805/09/2017
    1:13:11
  88. 96.
    Ryan Anthony, Principal Trumpet of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra: Episode 5704/25/2017
    1:13:56
  89. 97.
    Zach Smith, Assistant Principal Horn of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra: Episode 5604/11/2017
    1:15:47
  90. 98.
    Rich Kelley: Episode 5503/28/2017
    57:44
  91. 99.
    Charles Lazarus: Episode 5403/14/2017
    1:07:44
  92. 100.
    David Cutler & JD Shaw: Episode 5302/28/2017
    1:01:16
  93. 101.
    Billy Bargetzi: Episode 5202/14/2017
    1:05:17
  94. 102.
    David Childs: Episode 5101/31/2017
    1:09:21
  95. 103.
    Alex Lapins and Tony Tortora: Episode 5001/17/2017
    1:06:54
  96. 104.
    Mark Jenkins: Episode 4901/03/2017
    1:05:27
  97. 105.
    Scott Hartman: Episode 4812/20/2016
    1:06:04
  98. 106.
    Wes Funderburk and Tom Gibson: Episode 4712/06/2016
    1:12:26
  99. 107.
    Phil Snedecor: Episode 4611/22/2016
    1:04:22
  100. 108.
    Jeff Scott of Imani Winds: Episode 4511/08/2016
    1:00:18
  101. 109.
    Joey Tartell: Episode 4410/25/2016
    1:02:39
  102. 110.
    Bruce Broughton: Episode 4310/11/2016
    1:08:15
  103. 111.
    Kristy Morrell: Episode 4209/29/2016
    1:02:25
  104. 112.
    Dennis Askew: Episode 4109/13/2016
    1:05:49
  105. 113.
    Leonhard Paul of Mnozil Brass - Episode 4008/30/2016
    1:13:34
  106. 114.
    Old Boston Brass War Stories - Episode 3908/16/2016
    1:03:45
  107. 115.
    Andrew Balio: Episode 3808/02/2016
    1:07:07
  108. 116.
    Brian Balmages: Episode 3707/19/2016
    1:03:10
  109. 117.
    C Street Brass/Beauty Slap: Episode 3607/05/2016
    1:01:21
  110. 118.
    Patrick Sheridan: Episode 3506/21/2016
    1:07:42
  111. 119.
    Harry Watters: Episode 3406/07/2016
    1:00:15
  112. 120.
    Tage Larsen: Episode 3305/24/2016
    1:03:20
  113. 121.
    Michael Colburn: Episode 3205/10/2016
    59:49
  114. 122.
    Matt Vaughn: Episode 3104/26/2016
    54:41
  115. 123.
    Chad Winkler: Episode 3004/12/2016
    55:28
  116. 124.
    Chris Castellanos: Episode 2903/29/2016
    1:03:39
  117. 125.
    Dan Perantoni: Episode 2803/15/2016
    51:46
  118. 126.
    JD Shaw: Episode 2703/01/2016
    1:00:45
  119. 127.
    Colin Williams: Episode 2602/16/2016
    1:08:13
  120. 128.
    Fernando Deddos: Episode 2502/02/2016
    1:03:42
  121. 129.
    Dan Gosling: Episode 2401/19/2016
    1:09:37
  122. 130.
    David Zerkel: Episode 2301/05/2016
    59:40
  123. 131.
    John Rojak: Episode 2212/21/2015
    59:26
  124. 132.
    Jeff Nelsen: Episode 2112/08/2015
    1:05:52
  125. 133.
    Jeff Conner: Episode 2011/24/2015
    1:10:31
  126. 134.
    Fred Powell: Episode 1911/10/2015
    1:06:50
  127. 135.
    Scott Sutherland: Episode 1810/25/2015
    1:01:07
  128. 136.
    Mary Bowden: Episode 1710/13/2015
    57:49
  129. 137.
    Phil Munds: Episode 1609/29/2015
    1:07:33
  130. 138.
    Jamie Lipton: Episode 1509/15/2015
    1:01:37
  131. 139.
    Jim Nova: Episode 1409/01/2015
    1:13:39
  132. 140.
    Marty Hackleman: Episode 1308/18/2015
    1:03:55
  133. 141.
    Joe Alessi: Episode 1208/04/2015
    1:14:19
  134. 142.
    Carol Jantsch: Episode 1107/21/2015
    58:49
  135. 143.
    Demondrae Thurman: Episode 1007/07/2015
    1:09:16
  136. 144.
    Amy McCabe: Episode 906/23/2015
    57:22
  137. 145.
    Rex Richardson: Episode 806/09/2015
    1:02:26
  138. 146.
    Fredericksburg Brass Institute's Austin Boyer & Buddy Deshler: Episode 705/26/2015
    47:40
  139. 147.
    Victor Barranco: Episode 605/12/2015
    50:07
  140. 148.
    Andrew Hitz & Lance LaDuke: Episode 504/28/2015
    50:07
  141. 149.
    Kevin Gebo: Episode 404/14/2015
    30:10
  142. 150.
    Michael Parker of Parker Mouthpieces: Episode 303/24/2015
    39:48
  143. 151.
    JD Shaw: Episode 203/11/2015
    53:37
  144. 152.
    Ryan Anthony: Episode 102/19/2015
    58:08

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