Paul Evans

Lecturer and Affiliate Artist - Tuba

Paul Evans - Lecturer and Affiliate Artist
Phone:
Office:
Mary Baker Russell Music Center - Room 206
  • Professional
  • Personal

Areas of Emphasis or Expertise

  • Tuba

Responsibilities

Applied Tuba Lessons, member of The Lyric Brass Quintet

Biography

Paul Evans is the Principal Tuba of the Tacoma Symphony Orchestra and Lecturer of Tuba at Pacific Lutheran University.  An active performer in the Pacific Northwest, Paul also performs with the Northwest Sinfonietta, Bellevue Philharmonic, Pacific Northwest Ballet Orchestra, and with the Lyric Brass at PLU.  He studied tuba performance with Ron Munson in Seattle, Steve Call at Brigham Young University, and Gary Ofenloch at the University of Utah.  Before coming home to the Pacific Northwest, Paul was Principal Tuba of the Boise Philharmonic and played frequently with the Utah Symphony.  He performs regularly as a soloist and chamber musician and has been soloist with the Boise Philharmonic, Tacoma Symphony, and Lyric Brass.  Paul lives in Tacoma with his wife, soprano Karen Early Evans, and their three beautiful daughters.