Sara Sneyd
Second Euphonium


Instrument:
Yamaha YEP 642
Mouthpiece:
Denis Wick SM3
Music Heroes:
Sara Sneyd grew up in Geneseo, IL and has been playing euphonium since the age of 12. She earned a Bachelor of Music Education degree from Illinois State University in 2016, primarily studying under Dr. Andy Rummel. In her time at ISU, Sara enjoyed performing in the ISU Wind Symphony, the ISU Tuba and Euphonium ensemble, and the Big Red Marching Machine, in which she served as a section leader and drum major. She has also previously performed in the River Valley Wind Ensemble. Currently, Sara resides in Naperville and teaches fourth and fifth grade band in the Naperville 203 school district. She previously taught middle school band in Herscher CUSD 2. She also enjoys teaching marching band and at middle school and high school band camps. This is Sara’s first year as a member of the Chicago Brass Band and she is looking forward to being able to perform with this ensemble of great musicians.
Auditions