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NASA 2018 Biennial Conference Presenter — Ian Jeffress

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


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: Ian Jeffress
Website: http://www.ianjeffress.com
Presentation Date: Sunday, March 13, 2016 12:40 PM
Presentation Venue: Hemmle Recital Hall
Presentation Title: Trust Me/Monster Studies - music for saxophone and piano by Jeff Weston and Girard Kratz
Type of Presentation: Professional Classical Solo Performance
Proposal Duration: 18

Saxophonist Ian Jeffress teaches at Western Carolina
University, and is the alto saxophonist of the Assembly Quartet and saxophonist with the Asheville Symphony Orchestra. He has performed as a soloist with ensembles including the Florence Symphony, the Motor City Symphony, the Cornell University Symphonic Band, and the Western Carolina Artist-in-Residence Orchestra, and has presented recitals and clinics throughout the US and in France and the UK, including performances at venues including the Bowling Green New Music Festival, the World Saxophone Congress, and the International Saxophone Symposium. Dedicated to the development of both pedagogy and performance, Jeffress is a co-founder and faculty member of the Carolina Saxophone Camp, and is a frequent commissioner of new works. Prior to his appointment at WCU, Jeffress served on the faculties of Allen University and the Palmetto Center for the Arts. His principal teachers have included Clifford Leaman and Steven Mauk.

Other Performers / Participants

Name Instrument Bio
Lillian Pearson Piano Pianist, Lillian Buss Pearson, has appeared throughout the continental United States, England, Costa . . .

Pieces to Be Performed

Title Composer Duration
Trust Me Jeff Weston 4
Monster Studies Girard Kratz 14