Visiting artist Ben Pierce will present a tuba and euphonium recital. Pierce is an accomplished low brass artist and teacher. He is a professor at the University of Arkansas, and he has been the winner of some dozen international tuba and euphonium artist competitions held in the United States, Japan, Germany, Finland, South Korea, England, and Italy. Pierce has performed with the Detroit Symphony, the Detroit Chamber Brass, the Toledo Symphony, the Flint Symphony, and the Tulsa Symphony. This event is free and open to the public.