Joseph C. Higgins, Double Bass
57 Aberdeen Road, • Milton, MA 02186 • (617) 281 - 6136
  • Orchestral Experience
  • Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra, Substitute
  • Metamorphosen Chamber Orchestra, Co-Principal
  • Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Boston Ballet Orchestra, MA
  • Boston Lyric Opera, MA
  • Hartford Symphony Orchestra, CT
  • Cantata Singers Orchestra, Boston, MA, Principal
  •     "...outstanding instrumental work..." - R. Dyer, The Boston Globe
  • Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra of Boston
  • Portland Symphony Orchestra, ME
  • Emmanuel Music, Boston, MA
  • Vermont Symphony Orchestra, VT
  • John Oliver Chorale, MA
  • Connecticut Orchestra, Summer Music
  • Summer Festivals
  • New Hampshire Music Festival, Plymouth, NH, Principal
  • Festival de Saint-Denis, Peter Sellars Director, Paris and Frankfurt
  • Spoleto Festival USA, Charleston, SC
  • Lancaster Festival Orchestra, OH, Assistant Principal
  • A.I.M.S. Festival Orchestra, Graz, Austria
  • Chamber Music Experience
  • Emmanuel Music, Boston, MA
  • Windsor Chamber Music Series, Lexington, MA, Peggy Pearson, Artistic Director
  • New Hampshire Music Festival Chamber Series
  • D.C. Halls New Concert and Quadrille Band, Boston, MA, Winners- 1990 Noah Greenberg Award
  • Apple Hill Summer Chamber Music Program, NH
  • M.I.T. Chamber Music Society and "Cantatas at Noon" series
  • Recordings
  • Metamorphosen Chamber Orchestra, Mendelssohn Early Symphonies, Archetype #60107
  • John Harbison, "Juste Judex" and Violin Concerto, Koch CD # 3-7310-2-HI
  • Bangor Symphony Orchestra, "Werner Torkanowsky Conducts The Bangor S. O.", 1993
Principal Teachers Conductors
Larry Angell Seiji Ozawa
Ed Barker Keith Lockhart
Lawrence Wolfe Gunther Schuller
Todd Seeber John Oliver
Homer Mensch Craig Smith
John Harbison
  • Education
  • New England Conservatory of Music, Boston, MA - Bachelor of Music with Distinction in Performance, 1991
  • Oberlin Conservatory of Music, Ohio, Studies in Double Bass Performance

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