Joseph Ready

Principal Tuba

Describe your role with Portland Opera

My role is to supply the brass section, and the entire orchestra, with a solid foundation of sound, rhythm, pitch and style.  I have been involved with the Portland Opera since July, 2019.

What music/book/movie/show/poem/place/moment is currently inspiring you?

The Netflix docudrama 'The Social Dilemma' is an eye-opening film.  Technology experts reveal how much social media has evolved and impacted society.  I highly recommend it.

When you were a child, what did you want to be when you grew up?

In 7th and 8th grade, I wanted to become a professional bowler.


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