Andrew Hitz joins us as a guest speaker for our 4th musician workshop focused around building a community and a patron base. He will discuss why you must develop true fans before trying to monetize your community.
Andrew Hitz is an internationally renowned soloist, clinician and speaker having appeared in over 40 states and 30 countries including Japan, Brazil, Russia and Singapore. He is probably best known for the 14 years he was tuba player and co-owner of Boston Brass. Andrew has also performed with the National Symphony, Baltimore Symphony, Utah Symphony, Kennedy Center Honors Orchestra, U.S. Army Field Band, U.S. Air Force Band of the Golden West, Dallas Brass, Alarm Will Sound, Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Lin Manuel Miranda, Renée Fleming, Trey Anastasio and as a soloist with the U.S. Army Blues and the Marine Band of Mexico.
As an Educational Ambassador for Jupiter Band Instruments, Andrew has appeared all over the world as both a teacher and performer. He has presented at over 20 state music educator conferences and taught master classes at some of the finest music schools in the world including Juilliard, the Central Conservatory of Music in Beijing and the Yong Siew Toh Conservatory in Singapore.
Andrew currently hosts two podcasts. “The Brass Junkies” is a podcast interviewing the best brass players in the world. “The Entrepreneurial Musician” features interviews with some of the most successful people in the music business.