Frank TuckwillerFrank Tuckwiller

Frank Tuckwiller, Saxophone(back to musicians page)

Favorite Quote:
"For God so loved the world."

Favorite composer(s) to listen to?
Gustav Holst

Favorite composer(s) to perform?
William Walton

Random Fact:
I retired from the US Post Office. Think of my misdeliveries as community outreach.

If you could blink your eyes and be in a favorite place right now, where would it be?
Israel

Frank Tuckwiller has been playing woodwinds for approximately 50 years. He continues to play because he thinks he is beginning to get the hang of it. He has performed over the years with such organizations as The Richmond Symphony, The United States Army Band (Pershing’s Own), The Richmond Saxophone Quartet, the Space Coast Pops and the Space Coast Symphony. He has performed at such venues as The Lincoln Center (New York), The Mosque (Richmond, VA), The Kennedy Center and Lisner Auditorium (Wash DC); The King Center, Ruth Eckerd Hall, Van Wezel Hall, and the Kravitz Center ( FL ). He has performed with Bernadette Peters, Johnny Mathis, Bob Newhart, Jerry Lewis, Cab Calloway, Mitch Miller, The Temptations, Aaron Collins and others. He has taught at Virginia Commonwealth University, The University of Richmond, The College of William and Mary and Virginia Union University. He is currently the proud grandfather of Maya and Ella Ostlund and Andrew Tuckwiller and lives in Palm Bay, Florida where he attends Awake Christian Church.