Bios

Bill Lawing | Chris Fensom | Frank Portone | Fred Boyd | John Bartlett

Fred Boyd teaches tuba and euphonium at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. After a thirty year career as Bass Trombonist with the Syracuse Symphony in New York, he moved to the Carolinas to pursue a second career as a tuba player. Currently he serves as Principal Tuba with the Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra in New York as well as performing with the orchestras of Charlotte, Greenville, and Charleston. He has recently returned from Sweden, where he performed as cimbassist with the Helsingborg Symphony. When he is not playing, he can be seen flying his home-built airplane through the skies of South Carolina.