Jon Hansen is a Zürich based tubist, composer, and producer. He has recently performed/recorded with The Fabulous Party Boys, Ahamefule J. Oluo's Now I'm Fine, ODESZA, Slipstitch, Heatwarmer, The Polyrhythmics, Pickwick, Industrial Revelation, The Seattle Symphony, Tubaluba, Katie Kuffel, All-Star Opera, and The Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra, and has been a featured soloist in North America, Europe, and Asia. In 2019, Jon received the Jim and Jamie Self Creative Tuba Award from the International Tuba and Euphonium Association for his pioneering work on the SPACETUBA, which he demonstrated while on the faculty Gravíssimo Festival in Alcobaça, Portugal, and the Electrobrass Conference in Tuscaloosa, Alabama (USA).
Jon's compositions have been performed/recorded in Europe, Asia, Australia, and North America by Sérgio Carolino, TAZ, Mr SC and the Wildbones Gang, Steve Rosse, Ko-Ichiro Yamamoto,Trompas Lusas, Danny Helseth, Surrealistic Discussion, Aaron Tindall, and ensembles at Cal State University Long Beach, Tennessee Tech University, Ithaca College, and the Royal Conservatoire of The Hague.
In 2016, Jon founded STUDIO ZAM, a recording, mixing, and production studio in Seattle.
A Miraphone Performing Artist, Jon proudly plays the Miraphone "Petruschka" 1281 F Tuba.
Email: jonhansenmusic at gmail dot com