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NASA 2018 Biennial Conference Presenter — Kenneth Tse

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: Kenneth Tse
Website: http://www.kenneth-tse.com
Presentation Date: Sunday, March 11, 2018 9:00 AM
Presentation Venue: Cohen
Presentation Title: Iowa Saxophonists' Workshop Concert
Type of Presentation: Professional Classical Chamber Music Performance
Proposal Duration: 20
Bio:

Iowa Saxophonists’ Workshop is directed by Dr. Kenneth Tse and involves select students from the University of Iowa saxophone studio playing sopranino through tubax saxophones.  The ensemble performs music of a variety of styles and difficulties and at times accompanies guest soloists. A public concert is given at the end of each school year. 

Besides local performances, the ensemble has also been featured at various regional and national conferences such as the Iowa Bandmasters Conference, North American Saxophone Alliance National Conference and the Midwest Clinic. The members are also veterans in solo and chamber music and have garnered national recognition through competitions and performances.  

In summer of 2016, the ensemble embarked on its first Asian concert tour to Hong Kong and Chengdu, China.

Ensemble Bio:

Iowa Saxophonists’ Workshop is directed by Dr. Kenneth Tse and involves select students from the University of Iowa saxophone studio playing sopranino through tubax saxophones.  The ensemble performs music of a variety of styles and difficulties and at times accompanies guest soloists. A public concert is given at the end of each school year. 

Besides local performances, the ensemble has also been featured at various regional and national conferences such as the Iowa Bandmasters Conference, North American Saxophone Alliance National Conference and the Midwest Clinic. The members are also veterans in solo and chamber music and have garnered national recognition through competitions and performances.  

In summer of 2016, the ensemble embarked on its first Asian concert tour to Hong Kong and Chengdu, China.

Other Performers / Participants


 
Name Instrument Bio
John Cummins Soprano Saxophone John Cummins has appeared throughout the U.S. and Europe in a variety of solo and chamber music per . . .
Gilbert Garza Soprano Saxophone undefined . . .
Matt Mahaffey Soprano Saxophone Matthew Mahaffey joined the studio at the University of Iowa in 2013 to pursue his DMA. He has perf . . .
Elissa Kana Alto Saxophone An active saxophonist and music educator, Elissa Kana has performed in festivals and conferences t . . .
Greg Rife Alto Saxophone undefined . . .
Jacob Nishimura Alto Saxophone undefined . . .
April Donlon Alto Saxophone undefined . . .
Jonathan Hart Tenor Saxophone undefined . . .
Miranda Henry Tenor Saxophone undefined . . .
Todd Johnson Tenor Saxophone undefined . . .
Hantao Li Baritone Saxophone Hantao Li hails from Chengdu City, People’s Republic of China. He has served as a saxophone instruct . . .
Dennis Kwok Contrabass Saxophone Dennis Tsz Kiu Kwok is now studying with leading saxophonist Dr. Kenneth Tse and pursuing his Bachel . . .
Trey Hill Baritone Saxophone undefined . . .
Matt Nicholson Bass Saxophone undefined . . .

Pieces to Be Performed


 
Title Composer Duration
Le Chant des ténèbres Thierry Escaich 10
Sensemayá Silvestre Revueltas (arr. Kyle Mechmet) 10