Tyler Joseph Brugmann

St. Louis, Missouri

Indiana University Jacobs School of Music Bachelor of Music in Viola Performance 2019
Teachers Edward Gazouleas & Stephen Wrycynski
Indiana University College of Fine Arts
Bachelor of Arts in Spanish Linguistics and Hispanic Studies
Carnegie Mellon University
Masters of Music in Viola Performance 2021
Artist Diploma 2023
Teachers David Harding & Tatjana Chamis Mead

Main Street Station Chair

What is something interesting that people may not know about you?
I’ve been learning how to play the Lute with the Chatham Baroque Ensemble’s Lute and Therobo player Mr. Scott Pauley. I have always loved Renaissance and Baroque music, especially the lute and decided to take on lessons this year!

Name three of your favorite composers:
Julia Wolfe, Benjamin Britten & Johannes Brahms

When taking a break from music-making, what is your favorite thing to do?
Cook, go hiking, swim, drink wine, and playing volleyball

What are you most looking forward to this summer with the NRO?
I am looking forward to meeting new friends and colleagues! I am also looking forward to hiking throughout Colorado and enjoying the amazing weather Colorado has to offer!