Jeremy Knudtson

Instrument: Eb Tuba

Member Since: 2008

Occupation: Band Director, Rockwood School District. Private Lesson Instructor

Mentors/Musical Heroes: Pat Sheridan, Harvey Phillips, the Youngblood Brass Band, Cake

Favorite Brass Band Piece: Londonderry Air - Grainger



Biography:

Jeremy Knudtson is a band director in the Rockwood School District, assisting at Eureka High School and LaSalle Springs Middle School. As a private instructor, his students have achieved many honors in regional and state honor bands as well as regional and state solo and small ensemble competitions. In the past, Jeremy has performed with the St. Louis Philharmonic Orchestra, the St. Louis Brass Band, the St. Louis Wind Symphony, the Lincoln (NE) Symphony, and the Omaha (NE) Symphony. He graduated with honors from the University of Central Missouri and from the University of Nebraska - Lincoln. In addition to his duties in the Rockwood School District, he currently serves as the St. Louis coordinator of the annual TubaChristmas event, as the Associate Conductor and Personnel Manager for the Manchester Community Band, on the Board of Directors for the St. Louis Low Brass Collective and as a proud father of his daughter, Lena.