TBJ204: Pete Sullivan - Principal Trombone of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

On This Episode of The Brass Junkies:

  • Andrew and special guest co-host Jim Nova are joined by the Principal Trombone of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, Pete Sullivan

  • The “super senior” hockey league that Pete Sullivan plays in and how he chose which house to buy partially because of its proximity to a hockey rink

  • Why musicians need to have outlets other than music in their lives

  • What it was like playing in the Montreal Symphony under Charles Dutoit

  • The psychological warfare that Pete experienced when he first got the job in Montreal





With Thanks

  • The brass program at The Mary Pappert School of Music at Duquesne University

  • Parker Mouthpieces (including the Andrew Hitz and Lance LaDuke models)

  • The Brass Junkies is produced by Andrew Hitz for Pedal Note Media