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NASA 2018 Biennial Conference Presenter — Jackie Lamar

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: Jackie Lamar
Website: http://uca.edu/music/facultystaff/jackie-lamar/
Presentation Date: Friday, March 11, 2016 11:40 AM
Presentation Venue: St. John's Church
Presentation Title: Cross Town Trio to premier Someplace Else by Philip Wharton
Type of Presentation: Professional Classical Chamber Music Performance
Proposal Duration: 18

Jackie Lamar is Professor of Music at the University of Central
where she teaches saxophone and conducts
jazz and saxophone ensembles.  She holds
the Doctorate of Musical Arts in Saxophone Performance and Master of Music Education
from the University
of North Texas
, and the
Bachelor of Music Education from the University
of Central Arkansas
.  Her principal teachers have been Debra
Richtmeyer, Jim Riggs, and Homer Brown. 
Dr. Lamar has performed in Spain, Canada, Slovenia, Iceland, Thailand,
Scotland, France and throughout the United States. Professional memberships
include the North American Saxophone Alliance, Phi Beta Mu, Arkansas School
Band and Orchestra Association, Arkansas Bandmasters Association, Arkansas Jazz
Educators and Music Teachers National Association.    An active soloist and chamber musician, she performs with the Cross Town Trio and the Arkansas Saxophone Quartet.

Ensemble Bio:

Cross Town Trio was formed in 2000 inspired by the theme of World Saxophone Congress XII held in Montreal, Canada. These three diverse instrumentalists are also noted academicians in the State of Arkansas. Dr. Karen Griebling, viola, and Dr John Krebs, piano, both teach at Hendrix College in Conway, Arkansas and Dr. Jackie Lamar, saxophone, teaches at the University of Central Arkansas also in Conway.   The trio is based in Conway, Arkansas, USA, known as the "City of Colleges" and is committed to promoting music for this unusual combination. The Cross Town Trio has performed internationally in Iceland, Slovenia, Thailand, Canada, and Scotland as well as across the United States.  The Cross Town Trio may be heard on “Music For The Cross Town Trio”, Centaur Records.

Other Performers / Participants

Name Instrument Bio
Jackie Lamar Saxophone Jackie Lamar is Professor of Music at the University of Central Arkansas where she teaches saxoph . . .
Karen Griebling Viola Described as “strong and heartfelt” [American Record Guide], Karen Griebling’s performances may be&n . . .
John Krebs Piano A native of Iowa, John Krebs holds degrees in piano performance from Northwestern University, the Un . . .

Pieces to Be Performed

Title Composer Duration
Someplace Else Philip Wharton 12
Trio in D Major C. P. E. Bach 6