Skip to main content
Skip to main content

Willie Clark

 Headshot of Willie Clark holding his tuba while outside.

Lecturer, Tuba
Brass
Winds & Percussion

(301) 405-5611

1116 The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center
Get Directions

Research Expertise

Brass
Chamber Music
Tuba & Euphonium

Willie Clark is lecturer of tuba at the University of Maryland School of Music where he teaches applied tuba lessons, coaches brass chamber groups and serves as the director of the UMD Brass Ensemble. Clark is also currently a member of the United States Air Force “Ceremonial Brass” in Washington, D.C., and was a founding member of the Barclay Brass and professional Disney tuba quartet, “The Tubafours.”

As a performer, Clark has toured the United States, South America, Australia, China, Japan and eighteen countries in Europe. During these
travels he performed with the China National Symphony, the Empire Brass for the Campos do Jordao Winter Music Festival and USA Tour, American Wind Symphony Orchestra, Sam Rivers’ RivBea Orchestra and Keith Brion’s New Sousa Band. Clark has also served as a low brass clinician on the European Tour with the American Wind Symphony Orchestra. You can hear him on the Tuba 4’s CD, “Under the Boardwalk.” He has also recorded with John Williams and the Boston Bops Brass Section, the American Wind Symphony Orchestra, the United States Air Force Band, Alfred Publishing, Warner Brothers and Electronic Arts.