Virtuoso Profile

Jonathan Woods

Australia's most in demand freelance Tuba player. He is also a keen educator and clinician.

About Me

Jonathan Woods is Australia’s most in demand freelance Tuba player. Since completing his studies under the tutelage of Fabian Russell at The University of Melbourne, he has regularly worked in Australia and overseas with such ensembles as The Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, The Adelaide Symphony Orchestra, The Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra Victoria, and The New Zealand Symphony Orchestra. He was Principal Tuba with The Melbourne Ring Orchestra in both Opera Australia’s 2013 and 2016 seasons of Wagner’s epic, Der Ring Des Nibelungen.

Having demonstrated a lengthy history of working within all areas of the music industry he is a highly skilled Tubist in all Symphonic, Opera, and Ballet repertoire.

Jonathan is also a strong education professional, having lectured in both Tuba and Classical Music studies at most Tertiary Institutions in Melbourne.

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