Small_nws_excemption3 Stravinsky: Petrouchka (Bear)

Orchestral Excerpts | Jeff Anderson, Tuba
Bt_movie_not_in_use The music is evocative and dramatic. You get to take the focus from the rest of the orchestra 00h:00m:21s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Create the impression that the bear is entering from a distance 00h:01m:02s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Bellowing sound, big legato swashes of sound 00h:01m:45s

Jeff Anderson, Principal Tuba of the San Francisco Symphony, talks about the Bear solo from Stravinsky's Petrouchka.

Igor Fyodorovich Stravinsky



Recorded Date: 22-11-2014

Jeff Anderson

Jeffrey Anderson joined the San Francisco Symphony as principal tuba in 2002. He holds a B.M. and Performer's Certificate from Indiana University, where he studied with Harvey Phillips. He received an M.M. from Arizona State University as a student of Daniel Perantoni. Prior to joining the San Francisco Symphony, he held positions with the New Mexico Symphony and Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, and has been featured numerous times as soloist with both ensembles.