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NASA 2018 Biennial Conference Presenter — Andy Y. Wen

Mark your calendars now to join us March 8-11, 2018 for the NASA 2018 Biennial Conference at University of Cincinnati College - Conservatory of Music in Cincinnati, Ohio.
James Bunte — Host
— Conference Program Committee Chair
— NASA Director of Marketing

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Saxophone Player

Click here for the overall Conference Schedule. NOTE: The closing concert is on Sunday, March 13, at 3:00 PM in Hemmle Recital Hall. We hope you will make plans to be with us for this special performance.

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Name: Andy Y. Wen
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Presentation Date: Saturday, March 10, 2018 3:00 PM
Presentation Venue: Watson
Presentation Title: Andy Wen Solo/Duet Performance
Type of Presentation: Professional Classical Solo Performance
Proposal Duration: 17
Bio:

Dr. Andy Wen is an Associate Professor at the University of Arkansas Little Rock. He is a founding member of the Arkansas Saxophone Quartet and plays Principle Saxophone in the Little Rock Wind Symphony. He has performed in twenty-five states and eleven countries including concertos with bands and orchestras, solo recitals, and chamber concerts.

He presented the first saxophone recital in the National Concert Hall in Taipei, Taiwan. He has performed at conferences of NASA; World Saxophone Congress; Southeast Composers League; Hawaii International Conference of Arts and Humanities; American School Band Directors Association; Etats Generaux Mondiaux du Saxophone; Navy Band International Saxophone Symposium; and was the 1990 MTNA National Collegiate Artist Competition winner.

Andy is a Conn-Selmer Clinician, has premiered five concertos and over forty solo and chamber compositions, was a two-term Treasurer of NASA, received degrees studying with Jean-Marie Londeix, Eugene Rousseau, Kenneth Fischer, and Allyn Reilly.

Other Performers / Participants


 
Name Instrument Bio
Farrell Vernon Sopranino Saxophone Dr. James Farrell Vernon is Associate Professor of Saxophone & Jazz Studies at IPFW, a . . .

Pieces to Be Performed


 
Title Composer Duration
Suite for Two (Sopranino) Saxophones Sy Brandon 11
Dialogue Robert Boury 5
Bouncing Owen L.A. Logrande 1