Charles Schuchat, tuba


Charles Schuchat has performed and recorded with the Chicago Symphony, Boston Symphony and Israel Philharmonic. In addition to being principal tuba of the Elgin Symphony Orchestra, Charles is a member of Tower Brass. Charles is also principal tuba with the Chicago Sinfonietta and the Joffrey Ballet Orchestra and a member of the award winning Asbury Brass Quintet. He has participated in numerous music festivals including the Spoleto Festival, Ravinia Festival, Brevard, Grant Park, Tanglewood Music Festival and most recently the Santa Fe Opera. While at Tanglewood he received the CD Jackson Award for Achievement.

He is currently a faculty member at the Chicago College of Performing Arts of Roosevelt University

Charles is a native of Washington, DC. He is a graduate of Northwestern University where he studied with Arnold Jacobs.

August Symphony Series performance location

Door Community Auditorium - Fish Creek 

The Peninsula Music Festival - 10347 Highway 42

Unit B Green Gables Shops 

P.O. Box 340, Ephraim, Wisconsin  54211

email: musicfestival@musicfestival.com

Phone: (920) 854-4060