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NASA 2018 Biennial Conference Presenter — Richard Schwartz

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: Richard Schwartz
Website: http://raschwartz.wix.com/richardschwartz#!
Presentation Date: Saturday, March 12, 2016 9:00 AM
Presentation Venue: Hemmle Recital Hall
Presentation Title: Romance for soprano saxophone and piano by Mark Dal Porto
Type of Presentation: Professional Classical Solo Performance
Proposal Duration: 12
Bio: Richard A. Schwartz has commissioned over thirty new works for saxophone having performed for regional, national and international events in North and South America and Europe. After performing the Boston premiere of Jan Curtis' Transformations
for voice, piano, and alto saxophone
in Jordan Hall, The Boston Globe
declared, "…Richard Schwartz displayed extraordinary talent on the saxophone, sympathetically mirroring the voice and contributing his own improvisatory imagination."  Awarded three United States patents, Schwartz
founded the music publication company SilverKeyMusic.com authoring the
internationally recognized intonation tool The
Tuning C.D
., and other acclaimed texts.  With published contributions in Saxophone Journal and International Trumpet Guild Journal, he 
has recorded projects for Public Television and the Centaur and Toshiba labels.  Dr. Schwartz is assistant professor of saxophone and jazz studies at Eastern New Mexico University and has served on the faculties of Boston University, Brandies University and Southeastern Louisiana University (2011-2013 Faculty Senate President).

Other Performers / Participants

Name Instrument Bio
Mark Dal Porto Piano The works of Mark Dal Porto (b. 1955) have been performed by such ensembles as the Czech Philharmoni . . .

Pieces to Be Performed

Title Composer Duration
Romance for soprano saxophone and piano Mark Dal Porto 12