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NASA 2018 Biennial Conference Presenter — Andrew Allen

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: Andrew Allen
Website: http://www.allensax.com
Presentation Date: Saturday, March 12, 2016 10:40 AM
Presentation Venue: Band Hall
Presentation Title: Rogue Two: A Program of Works for Saxophone and Percussion
Type of Presentation: Professional Classical Chamber Music Performance
Proposal Duration: 13

Andrew J. Allen is an assistant
professor of music at Midwestern State University in Wichita Falls, Texas.  He has been heard as a soloist and
chamber musician throughout North America and Europe, including performances at
the 16th and 17th World Saxophone Congresses; the United
States Navy Band International Saxophone Symposium; the NACWPI national
conference; and at national and regional conferences of NASA and CMS.  As
an advocate of new music, Dr. Allen has premiered more than a dozen works.
His writings on music have appeared in such publications as The
, The Saxophone Symposium, and Saxophone Today.  Dr. Allen holds degrees from Tennessee
Technological University, Central Michigan University, and the University of
South Carolina.  His teachers include Phil Barham, John Nichol, Joseph
Lulloff, and Clifford Leaman.  Dr. Allen is an Artist-Clinician for Conn-Selmer,
Inc. and an Endorsing Artist for Légère Reeds

Ensemble Bio:

Rogue Two is a new music chamber
ensemble, based in Wichita Falls, Texas, dedicated to growing and improving the
literature for saxophone and percussion.

Other Performers / Participants

Name Instrument Bio
Gordon Hicken Percussion Dr. Gordon Hicken is Assistant Professor of Percussion and Associate Director of Bands at Midw . . .

Pieces to Be Performed

Title Composer Duration
Luminescent for alto saxophone and marimba Reginald Bain 7
TBA for soprano saxophone and vibraphone Greg Simon 6