Andrea Fisher-Jeffes

Category: Euphonium, Trombone


Andrea Fisher-Jeffes is a brass performer, music educator and music administrator. She was awarded the Lubner MAID music scholarship and studied at Rhodes University and the University of the Free State, under Prof David Scarr and Dr Paul Loeb van Zuilenberg. She graduated in 2010 with a Masters in Music majoring in Euphonium performance, Brass pedagogy and Composition.  Andrea has performed with the KZNPO, FSSO, ECPO, CPO and the South African National Youth Orchestras. Internationally, Andrea has held positions with the Bern Youth Orchestra in Switzerland on principal Trombone, and has conducted the  Zimbabwean National Musicamp Wind Band. She has attended the International Euphonium Tuba Festival in Atlanta, and the International Music Festival in Pelotas, Brazil. She is one of the founders of The Phax Trio, Baobab Trio and Proboscis.

Based in Cape Town, South Africa, Andrea teaches brass and theory at Western Province Preparatory School and performs as a soloist, chamber musician, orchestral musician and band musician.