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NASA 2018 Biennial Conference Presenter — Michael Christensen

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: Michael Christensen
Website: http://www.michael-christensen.net
Presentation Date: Friday, March 11, 2016 4:00 PM
Presentation Venue: Escondido Theater
Presentation Title: Phoenix and The Angel of Despair II
Type of Presentation: Professional Classical Solo Performance
Proposal Duration: 18
Bio: Michael Christensen has performed as a soloist and chamber musician throughout the United States and in Europe, including performances with numerous ensembles such as the University of Oklahoma Civic Orchestra, OU Symphony Orchestra, Norman Philharmonic Orchestra, Lubbock Symphony Orchestra, Quartet Exordium, Mirasol Quartet, Quartet 35, and was in the United States premiere of The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber under the direction of Richard Zielinski and London director/producer Hugh Wooldridge.  He released his debut CD titled Missa Prolationum with Quartet Exordium in the fall of 2013 and most recently served within the department of music at The University of Texas at Brownsville as Lecturer of Saxophone and Director of Jazz Ensembles.  Michael Christensen's primary teachers include Glen Gillis, Gail Hall, David Dees, Stephen Jones, and has had additional instruction with Jerry Neil Smith, Keith Talley, Kelland Thomas, and Timothy McAllister.

Pieces to Be Performed

Title Composer Duration
Requiem (Shin-en) Ryo Noda 10
The Angel of Despair II Hiroyuki Itoh 8