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NASA 2020 Biennial Conference Presenter — Davis Hale

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Name: Davis Hale
Presentation Date: Sunday, March 8, 2020 4:00 PM
Presentation Venue: Gammage 209
Presentation Title: Bruno Mantovani - Bug
Type of Presentation: Student Classical Solo Performance
Proposal Duration: 7

Davis Hale is a saxophonist and educator in the Bloomington-Normal area. As a performer, Davis has won first place in the Kentucky Music Teachers Association’s Young Artist Competition and has won several concerto competitions, performing Henri Tomasi’s Ballade and Concerto with the Youth Performing Arts School and University of Louisville Symphony Orchestras as well as Frank Ticheli’s Concerto with the Illinois State University Wind Symphony. Davis has also performed with the T^3 Saxophone Quartet, who have placed first at the KMTA Chamber Competition, performed at the Navy Band Saxophone Symposium, and have performed live on WUOL as winners of the Macauley Chamber Music Competition. Davis is currently pursuing a Master’s in Music Performance from Illinois State University, where he acts as the Teaching Assistant for the saxophone studio. His primary teachers include Paul Nolen, Adam McCord, Mike Tracy, and Ron Jones. 

Pieces to Be Performed

Title Composer Duration
Bug Bruno Mantovani 7