Author Archives: Matthew Guilford

Adventures in Music Contracting

My Life As A Music Contractor: Part 1 For the past fifteen years, I have lead another life. Rather, a parallel musical life. In the parlance of today, I suppose folks would call it a side-hustle. Fifteen years is almost precisely half the amount of time that I have enjoyed playing in the National Symphony […]

Interview with Bob Hughes (from 2006)

In 2006, I began a series of interviews with bass trombonists around the globe. For one reason or another, the posts were removed as I made room for other material. Beginning with this interview of Bob Hughes from 2006, those interviews will reappear here in no particular order. Bob Hughes, Bass Trombonist Short Bio; I […]