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NASA 2018 Biennial Conference Presenter — Harvey  Pittel

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: Harvey  Pittel
Website: http://Harveypittel.com
Presentation Date: Saturday, March 12, 2016 2:00 PM
Presentation Venue: Hemmle Recital Hall
Presentation Title: The Musical Line. An informance demonstrating the elements of the musical line including eveness of tone quality, legato between pitches, awareness of
Type of Presentation: Non-Performance: Classical Lecture
Proposal Duration: 50
Bio: Harvey Pittel has played some 2000 professional concerts with such organizations as The New York and Los Angeles Philharmonic, Boston, Baltimore and Seattle Symphonies with such conductors as Zubin Mehta, Seiji Ozawa and Michael Thomas as well as numerous performances with his Harvey Pittel Trio and Harvey Pittel Saxophone Quartet.  He has commissioned composers such as the late Milton Babbitt, the late Luciano Berio and Paul Chihara.

His discography includes twenty-eight recordings and film soundtracks. He has appeared on the Today show, LIVE FROM LINCOLN CENTER and SPOLETO and festivals including, Brevard, Aspen, Tanglewood and Marlboro. Recent performances include an appearance with The New York Philharmonic Chamber Soloists at Lincoln Center.  Mr. Pittel’s 45 year teaching career includes Mannes, Boston University, The University of Southern California and the University of Texas Butler School.

His numerous recordings are available at Amazon.com, iTunes and on Mr. Pittel’s multimedia web site harveypittel.com.

Other Performers / Participants

Name Instrument Bio
Branford Marsalis Saxophone Leader of one of the finest jazz Quartets today, and a frequent soloist with classical ensembles, B . . .
Casey Dierlam Piano undefined . . .

Pieces to Be Performed

Title Composer Duration
Vocalise Sergei Rachmaninoff 6
Concerto in d minor for 2 violins Antonio Vivaldi/arr. Rami El-Farrah 10