Tuba NACO Mentorship 2024

Brandon Figueroa

Last updated: April 16, 2024

Brandon is former Acting Principal Tuba of the Winnipeg Symphony and former Tuba Faculty at the University of Manitoba. Brandon’s education includes studies in New York City and Montreal. His summers have been spent performing at the Aspen Music Festival and School, National Academy Orchestra of Canada, National Symphony Orchestra Summer Music Institute, and the Round Top Festival Institute. He was also a member of NYO Canada’s Metamorphosis season.

When he isn’t playing tuba, Brandon enjoys Blue Jays baseball, Kraken hockey, and competitive games of billiards.

Projects & initiatives

NAC Orchestra Mentorship Program

Play it forward! A bold and innovative professional development initiative for talented emerging and early career professional orchestral creatives from around the world.