Dr. Andrew L. Rhodes serves as Associate Director of Bands, Director of Athletic Bands, and Instructor of Tuba & Euphonium at the University of Toledo. A native of Athens, Ohio, he received the B.M. in Music Education from Butler University, the M.M. in Music Education from Ohio University, and the Ed.D. in Music Education from The University of Illinois.
Prior to his appointment at the University of Toledo, Dr. Rhodes taught in the public schools of Columbus, Ohio, and Memphis, Tennessee, most recently at Watkins Overton High School for the Creative and Performing Arts with whom he made his Carnegie Hall debut. He also performed in multiple casts of the Tony and Emmy Award-winning Broadway show Blast! as a tuba player and vocalist. Dr. Rhodes is active throughout the United States as a conductor, tuba player, adjudicator, and clinician.