who am I?:

multi-instrumentalist, composer/arranger, early jazz historian, and ethnomusicologist...read more.


Marc is an Eastman artist and plays Eastman Sousaphones and Tubas exclusively.

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Marc T. Bolin

Marc is a DW artist and uses Denis Wick mouthpieces and mutes exclusively.

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is a multi-instrumentalist, composer, and arranger who destroys all preconceived notions of musical reality....crosses many musical boundaries... an absolutely tooth-rattling lower end...

Marc is a Horn-FX artist.

"I believe in creating a sound that is true to the tuba, while giving the presence of an electric bass. Today’s audience has come to expect a bass sound that is as much felt as it is heard. I’ve achieved this “sound ideal” using a minimal pedal rig and powered speaker cabinets; a combination that enhances the natural sound of the tuba (or sousaphone), rather than change it."

Read more about @ Horn-FX.

Paradigm Brass 

...is a new model of brass band, presenting a hybrid of styles designed to create a distinct sound and reach a broader range of listeners ...AND KEEP THEM DANCING!! Dig'm... 


Queenie Pie 

Duke worked on what he called his 'folk opera" from the mid 30's until his death in May of 1974 , but never completed the work. Early in the fall of 2007, I was asked to complete it...

​​Coming soon!


windbass.com will host articles, blogs, videos, and tutorials that are relevant to tuba and sousphone players, such as "The Sousaphone as ...

Marc T. Bolin