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NASA 2018 Biennial Conference Presenter — Jeffrey Heisler

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

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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: Jeffrey Heisler
Website: http://jeffheisler.weebly.com
Presentation Date: Saturday, March 10, 2018 11:00 AM
Presentation Venue: Corbett
Presentation Title: Tight Sweater for Baritone Saxophone, Piano, and Marimba
Type of Presentation: Professional Classical Solo Performance
Proposal Duration: 17
Bio: Jeffrey Heisler is Assistant Professor of Saxophone at Oakland University (Rochester, MI). Dr. Heisler’s accolades include 1st prize gold medal at the Fischoff Chamber Music Competition and a Downbeat Magazine Classical Soloist Award. He has given the American premieres of Luciano Berio’s Recit, Karlheinz Stockhausen’s Entführung and premiered new saxophone versions of works by luminary composers Ellen Taaffe Zwilich, Steve Reich, Chen Yi, David Lang, Marc Mellits, and Jennifer Higdon. He holds a Doctor of Musical Arts degree in Contemporary Music from Bowling Green State University and has studied with John Sampen and John Nichol. Dr. Heisler is a Selmer Paris and Legere Performing Artist Clinician.

Other Performers / Participants


 
Name Instrument Bio
I-Chen Yeh Piano A native of Kaohsiung, Taiwan, award-winning pianist I-Chen Yeh enjoys an international career as a& . . .
Jonathan Ovalle Percussion Jonathan Ovalle is a percussionist whose concerts and collaborations feature an array of musica . . .

Pieces to Be Performed


 
Title Composer Duration
Tight Sweater Marc Mellits 17