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NASA 2018 Biennial Conference Presenter — Andrew Bishop

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.
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Name: Andrew Bishop
Website: http://www.andrewbishop.net
Presentation Date: Friday, March 9, 2018 7:00 PM
Presentation Venue: Corbett
Presentation Title: More Than Sugar, or another original composition featuring saxophone pending the needs of the program
Type of Presentation: Jazz Soloist with Jazz Ensemble
Proposal Duration: 6

Andrew Bishop is a versatile multi-instrumentalist, composer, improviser, educator, and scholar comfortable in many musical idioms. He maintains an international career and serves as an Associate Professor of Jazz and Contemporary Improvisation at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. Bishop's three recordings as a leader have received widespread acclaim from The New York Times, Downbeat Magazine, Chicago Reader, All Music Guide, Cadence Magazine, All About Jazz-New York, among others. As a composer and arranger he has received over 30 commissions; numerous residencies and awards and recognition from the American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers (ASCAP); the Chicago Symphony Orchestra; the Andrew W. Melon Foundation; the National Endowment for the Arts; and a nomination from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. He earned five degrees in music including a DMA in music composition from the University of Michigan. Bishop is a Conn-Selmer and Vandoren artist.

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Pieces to Be Performed

Title Composer Duration
More Than Sugar Andrew Bishop 6