Faculty Profile

John Tuinstra, Lecturer

Office location: Center Of The Arts 2014
Phone: (262) 472-5709
Email: tuinstrj@uww.edu
Department(s):  Music
Faculty website: http://facstaff.uww.edu/tuinstrj/


Education

B.M.E., M.M.E., D.M.A. (in progress) University of Wisconsin-Madison

Biography

John Tuinstra holds BM and MM degrees in Music Education and a DMA in Tuba Performance from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with minors in Music Education and Conducting He began his association with the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Department of Music in 1984 and currently serves as Assistant Director of Bands and instructor of euphonium and tuba at the University of Wisconsin, Whitewater.  Since joining the faculty at UWW, he has taught courses in music education, music appreciation, interdisciplinary arts appreciation and brass pedagogy.  He is Principal Tuba with the Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra and The Wisconsin Wind Orchestra, and is a member of the Willson Tuba Quartet. He performs with various orchestras including the Madison, Beloit-Janesville, Rockford and Dubuque Symphonies.

Classes Taught

Concert Band, Applied Tuba and Euphonium, Low Brass Techniques, World of the Arts

Location

Center of the Arts
950 W. Main Street
Whitewater, WI 53190

College Connections

54.166.110.247