Aside from my teaching and performing responsibilities, I love spending time discussing different theories of pedagogy, phrasing, and the science behind performance. The following pages are meant to share my thoughts and ideas on the above topics.

Research

Lectures

Drones and Tuning
– University of Akron, March 2013
– Ithaca College, Northeast Regional Tuba Euphonium Conference, April 2013

Note Grouping: Creating a GPS for a Musical Performance
– Bowling Green State University, Midwest Regional Tuba Euphonium Conference, May 2015

Audition Preparation Tactics
– Slippery Rock University, Roger Bobo Festival of Brass, June 2016
– Springfield Symphony Youth Orchestra (OH), January 2017

Musical Phrasing: Choosing the Correct Method
– Indiana University of Pennsylvania, March 2017
– University of Alabama, Southeast Regional Tuba Euphonium Conference, May 2017

Articles

Low Brass Basics
Lukowicz, T. (Dec 2009-Jan. 2010). Low Brass Basics. TRIAD,  Vol. LXXVII (2), 44-47.

Low Brass Basics: Part 2
Lukowicz, T. (May/June 2010). Low Brass Basics: Part 2. TRIAD,  Vol. LXXVII (4), 105-108.

 

More updates and video clips of lectures to come soon.