Tuba & Euphonium Studio

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Office: 901-678-8822
Music Building, rm. 225

Tuba Concerto, by Martin Ellerby
recorded in August 2013
Long Distance, by Dan Kramer
recorded in August 2013
Concerto for Oboe, RV 455, mvt. 3 - Allegro, by Antonio Vivaldi
recorded in August 2013

Dr. Kevin Sanders
is in his ninth year on the faculty of the Rudi E. Scheidt School of Music at the University of Memphis. While at Memphis, his students have been highly successful in national and international competitions, including the Leonard Falcone International Tuba Euphonium Competition and the International Tuba Euphonium Association's competitions. In 2014, the University of Memphis Tuba Ensemble released two CDs entitled Axis and Tuba Carols.
Dr. Sanders has been a performer and clinician in Europe, Asia, and North and South America. He has performed with the American Brass Quintet, Detroit Symphony, Memphis Symphony, New Mexico Symphony, Macau Orchestra (China), Spoleto USA Festival Orchestra, Music in the Mountains Festival, New World Symphony, and Jeunesse Musicales World Orchestra for their North American and European tours. As a soloist, Sanders released his debut solo CD,
Long Distance, in the fall of 2014. He can also be heard on the 2011 release Radiant Blues on Mark Records, which includes Charles Booker's Sonatina for Tuba and Wind Ensemble with the University of Memphis Wind Ensemble.
A devoted educator, Dr. Sanders has authored a play-a-long fundamentals routine for young brass, woodwind, and percussionists entitled
The Hollywood Warm-Up and co-developed a fantasy-football style website for musicians called the The Ultimate Musician's League with Christian Carichner from Iowa State University. He has also served on the board of the Memphis Youth Symphony and Concert's International Organization and been a featured clinician at the Washington D.C. Army Band Tuba-Euphonium Conference and International Tuba-Euphonium Conferences. 
Dr. Sanders has held teaching positions at the University of Arkansas-Fort Smith, SUNY Potsdam Crane School of Music, Arkansas Governor's School, and the Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp. He holds degrees from the Interlochen Arts Academy, Indiana University, the Juilliard School of Music, and Michigan State University.