IUP Department of Music faculty members Zach Collins (tuba) and Heidi Lucas (horn) recently completed a tour with their horn/tuba/piano trio, Eastern Standard.
Jacob Ertl, piano professor at Nazareth College, is the third member of Eastern Standard. The group has been together since 2014 and been active in commissioning, performing, and recording new works for this instrumentation.
Their tour on February 3–10, 2019, saw them give performances at Nazareth College, IUP, West Chester University, and the Northeast Horn Workshop, held at Hofstra University.
Eastern Standard, Heidi Lucas, horn, Zach Collins, tuba, and Jacob Ertl, piano performs at the Northeast Horn Workshop, held Feb 8-10, 2019 at Hofstra University