Ian Foster

Tuba Player & Teacher

Handel To Valhalla

CD - Handel to Valhalla

Available to buy now from Wessex Tubas

"One of the most fascinating recordings to land on the BB Editor's desk during 2012" - British Bandsman

Audio Clips

  • Sonatina for Tuba and Piano - Edward Watson
    • PlayAllegro Vivace
    • PlayModerato
    • PlayCadenza - Allegro Moderato
  • Suite for Unaccompanied Tuba - Walter Hartley
  • Horn Concerto No. 1 in Es Op. 11 - Richard Strauss
  • PlayFantasy for Tuba Op. 102 - Malcolm Arnold
  • Oboe Sonata in C minor Op. 1 No. 8 - George Frideric Handel
  • PlayGabriel's Oboe - Ennio Morricone
  • PlayTuba Solo from Orchestra Finalists - Karlheinz Stockhausen

Low Brass Excerpts from the Ring Cycle - Richard Wagner

  • Das Rheingold
    • PlayValhalla (Act 1 Scene 1)
    • PlayGiants (Act 1 Scene 2)
    • PlayForging the Ring (Act 1 Scene 3)
    • PlayThe Dragon (Act 1 Scene 3)
    • PlayRainbow Bridge (Act 3 Scene 3)
  • Die Walküre
    • PlayHunding (Act 1 Scene 2)
    • PlayWotan's Spear (Act 2 Scene 5)
    • PlayThe Valkyries (Act 3 Scene 1)
    • PlayWotan's Anger (Act 3 Scene 2)
    • PlaySiegfried (Act 3 Scene 3)
  • Siegfried
    • PlayThe Hoarding (Act 1 Vorspiel)
    • PlayFafner (Act 2 Vorspiel)
    • PlayThe Battle (Act 2 Scene 2)
    • PlayWotan (Act 3 Vorspiel)
    • PlaySiegfried/Brünnhilde (Act 3 Scene 3)
  • Götterdämmerung
    • PlaySiegfried Departs (Act 1 Vorspiel)
    • PlaySiegfried's Adventure (Act 1 Vorspiel)
    • PlayHagen (Act 1 Scene 2)
    • PlayVassals (Act 2 Scene 3)
    • PlayFuneral March (Act 3 Scene 2)