Preston Light

Preston Light currently serves as the Adjunct Professor of Tuba and Euphonium at Northern Kentucky University. Preston is currently completing his DMA at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music, where he also received his Master’s in Music Performance, and also holds a Bachelor’s in Music Education from Tennessee Technological University. His primary teachers include Timothy Northcut, Chris Olka, R. Winston Morris, and Jimmie Self.

Preston is also an active performer and has played with many professional ensembles including the Cincinnati Symphony and Pops Orchestra, Cincinnati Ballet, Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra, Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra, Summit Brass, Youngstown Symphony Orchestra, South Bend Symphony Orchestra, and has also been a featured performer at The United States Army Band “Pershing’s Own” Tuba Euphonium Workshop.