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Program

 

P R O G R A M
F R I D A Y ,  2 6  F E B R U A R Y  2 0 2 1

ALL TIMES ARE EASTERN TIME / NEW YORK, USA / UTC -5



Stream A


 
Stream B










9:00 am

Welcoming Remarks

Dr. Kevin Orr, Director, University of Florida School of Music


Our Online Conference: How Will it Work?

Dr. Jonathan Helton, Conference Host


9:15 am

A synopsis of current wind methods and a new
   21st Century method for saxophonists: “Chops”

Dan Graser, Grand Valley State University






10:15 am

Improving the Quality of Saxophone Quartet Rehearsals:
   Interviews with Members of Kenari, h2, Sinta,
   and Fuego Quartets

Ben MacDonald, University of Oklahoma











10:45 am

Don't Panic: Conquering Performance Anxiety with Neuroscience

Ryan Gamberino, University of Florida
















10:15 am

Second Flight (2017) - Joan Tower (b. 1938)

Timepiece (2000/2012) - Cindy McTee (b. 1953)
    adapted by Kathryn Swanson

Derek Granger, alto saxophone

Notes


Sonate pour saxophone alto seul - Jeanine Rueff (1922-1999)
   Allegro
   Adagio
   Prestissimo

Andrew J. Allen, alto saxophone


Sonatina (2020) - Denis Bédard (b. 1950)
   Introduction and Allegro decisio
   Little Waltz
   Finale

Dangerous Coats (2020) - Jessica Rudman (b. 1982)

From Other Futures (2020) - John Anthony Lennon (b. 1950)
   Colors in the Wind
   Another Time Another Place
   Heliotrope Chases
   Til the End

Joshua Thomas, alto and baritone saxophones
Simon Holt, piano

Notes







11:15 am

Taming the Sopranino

Gerard McChrystal, Trinity Laban Conservatoire, London



B R E A K

1:00 pm

Thriving in a post-pandemic world: creating new
   opportunities for music careers

Jessica Voigt-Page, Baylor University


























1:30 pm


Sonata Brevis (2014) - Andrew Mead (b. 1952)
   Maestoso
   Presto
   Grave
   Grazioso

James Umble, alto saxophone

Notes


Bun Leng Rock Fantasia - Wisuwat Pruksavanich (b. 1985)

Wisuwat Pruksavanich
, soprano saxophone
Shyen Lee, alto saxophone

Notes


2:00 pm

Saxophone Voicing: Practical Exercises for Developing Awareness

Stephen Page, University of Texas at Austin


  


3:00 pm

De-Mystifying Overtones: New Approaches to Altissimo
   Pedagogy in Practice and Performance

Jeffrey Leung






















3:00 pm

Lights Will Find You (2020) - Robin McLaughlin (b.1994)
   Before
   Song
   Lights will find you
   Again and again

Joshua Heaney, alto saxophone
Taiki Azuma, lighting design

Notes


Samila 1994 (2019) - Wisuwat Pruksavanich (b. 1985)

Wisuwat Pruksavanich, alto saxophone


My Mountain Top (2001) - Andy Scott (b. 1966), text by Lemn Sissay (b. 1967)

Grab it! (1999) - Jacob TV (b. 1951)

Paul
 Lessard, tenor saxophone

Notes




4:00 pm

Question and Answer Session with Arno Bornkamp






 

P R O G R A M
S A T U R D A Y ,  2 7  F E B R U A R Y  2 0 2 1

ALL TIMES ARE EASTERN TIME / NEW YORK, USA / UTC -5



Stream A

Stream B



9:00 am

The Hidden History of the Altissimo Register

Andrew J. Allen, Georgia College


















9:00 am

delta waves (2007) - Malin Bång (b. 1974)

Etude I: Andante (2019) - Andrew Mead (b. 1952)

In Motion (2019) - Akira Ito (b. 1991)

Density 15.1 (2010) - David Ludwig (b. 1974)

Snapped (2020) - Ryan Lindveit (b. 1994)

Andrew Hosler, tenor saxophone


She Sings, She Screams - Mark Engebretson (b. 1964)

Benjamin Cold, alto saxophone

Notes






10:00 am

Music from Little Big Horn 

Monologue (2020) - Gregory Wanamaker (b. 1968)

Vlecht (2020) - Peter Vigh (b. 1982)

Piece for Baritone Saxophone (2020) - Branford Marsalis (b. 1960)

Long Before the Sun Came Up (2020) - JacobTV (b. 1951)

Arno Bornkamp, baritone saxophone

Notes




    

11:00 am

Real-time Online Musical Collaboration:
   In the pandemic and beyond

   A discussion of emerging technologies that allow us to
   work together from remote locations. With a live performance
   demonstration.

Après un Rêve (1878) - Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924)

Fairytale Stories (2009) - Krzystof Herdzin (b. 1970)

Jonathan Helton, alto saxophone
Jasmin Arakawa, piano

Notes


B R E A K





1:00 pm

Question and Answer session with Branford Marsalis



2:00 pm

The Raschèrian Approach: A Critical Analysis of the Performance
   Practice of Sigurd Manfred Raschèr, namely the dedicatee’s
   approach to theupper register

Andrew Steinberg, Palomar College


























2:00 pm

Monstrous Many Notes (2021) - David Heinick (b. 1954)
World Premiere

Casey Grev, tenor saxophone


Brazilian Landscapes No. 7, Op. 110 - Liduino Pitombeira (b. 1962)
   Caatinga
   Morro

Paula Van Goes, alto saxophone

Notes


Momentum (2018) - David Eagle (b. 1955)

Jeremy Brown, soprano saxophone

Notes


Black Mary - Shelley Washington (b. 1991)
Improvisation - Noa Even ()

Noa Even, baritone saxophone

Notes



3:00 pm

Saxophone in Burmese Hsaing Ensemble: The Aural
   Transmission Process


Lois Hicks-Wozniak, SUNY New Paltz, Marist College,
   Montclair State University
















3:00 pm

Garden of Love - JacobTV (b. 1951)

Jessica Small, soprano saxophone


Biota - Ed Martin (b. 1976)

Michael Bovenzi, tenor saxophone


Supreme (2020) - Tawnie Olson (b. 1974)

My Dearest Ruth (2013/2020) - Stacy Garrop (b. 1969)

Carrie Koffman, saxophone
Elisabeth Tomczyk, piano

Notes





4:00 pm

Using the bis key helped me get a record deal! -
     The joy of lateral thinking

and……
Practice and Motivational Strategies for Musicians

Gerard McChrystal, Trinity Laben Conservatoire, London