Some would argue that our bass section is the most interesting section of the orchestra – you be the judge! Meet Corbin Johnston:
What concerto did you audition with?
Bottesini, Concerto no. 2
What is your favorite restaurant in SLC?
How many years have you been playing your instrument?
What other instruments do you play?
Dung-chen, a Tibetan horn (Folks, I had to look this up – here’s a pinch of info)
Does your instrument have a name? If so, what is it?
William Gilkes (1840, London)
What is your favorite quote?
“Don’t pet burning dogs”
What orchestral piece do you find most enjoyable to play?
Anything by Anton Bruckner or Franz Schubert.
What advice would you give to young musicians?
It’s about talent, work and luck, or see no. 6.
What is one unusual item on your bucket list?
Score at least one basket for the Lakers!