Wessex Artiste Jesse Tucker is a professional American Multi-Instrumentalist whose passion for music was realised at the tender age of just 6 years old.
Beginning with the Piano, Tucker quickly realised a love for brass and, with over 33 years of musical experience, has proudly performed at many shows & popular venues during his illustrious career; touring the United States and abroad, such as Madison Square Garden Staples Center, Arrowhead Pond, Nokia Center, Gibson Ampitheatere, Latin Grammys, Premio Lo Nuestro, Home Depot Center, American Airlines Center, and many more….
Appearing on a multitude of TV commercials, talk radio shows, and popular YouTube videos, Tucker was invited to feature on an Annie Lennox music video ‘Mood Indigo’.
Alongside his work as a successful and renowned performer, Tucker teaches tuba, euphonium, baritone, valve trombone,(as well as other low brass), trumpet, flugelhorn, cornet, voice, piano and other musical instruments.
Tucker has performed with various Bands, Universities, Colleges, and Community Wind Ensembles, including:
- Redlands University
- United States Marine Corps. Band
- University California Riverside
- California Baptist University
- La Sierra University
- California State University San Bernardino
- Ontario Show Band
- Placentia Symphonic Band
- Los Angeles Police Band
- Sea World- San Diego
- ‘Sea Street Brass Band”
- UCLA GME Orchestra (Game Music Ensemble)
Tucker has recently been appointed ‘Principal Tubist’ of The Beverly Hills Philharmonic and is also an active member of CMLA (Chamber Music Los Angeles), a newly formed Los Angeles-based, professional Orchestra.
Currently a Wessex Tubas Performing Artiste, Tucker assists with research, design & development, product development, marketing, and sales.