Scott Mendoker: Tuba


New Jersey-born Wessex Artiste Scott Mendoker’s orchestral career began in 1979 after winning the position of Principle Tuba with the National Symphony Orchestra of the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) in Johannesburg, South Africa.

After returning to the United States, Mendocker embarked on an extensive and successful freelance career, performing with:

  • Chicago Symphony Orchestra
  • New York Philharmonic
  • Metropolitan Opera
  • Bavarian Radio Orchestra
  • L’Orchestre symphonique de Montréal
  • American Symphony Orchestra
  • New Jersey Symphony
  • Boston Pops
  • New York Pops

As a soloist, Mendoker has performed throughout the United States – giving recitals and performing as a guest soloist with orchestras and bands, alike. Highlights include – “Heavy Weather” for Solo Tuba and Wind Ensemble by Jess Turner at the University of Hartford’s Hartt School with Glen Adsit, conducting.

Mendoker currently teaches at the Hartt School at the University of Hartford, and is a member of
the award-winning brass quintet, Philadelphia Brass.


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