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NASA 2018 Biennial Conference Presenter — Jessica Small

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: Jessica Small
Presentation Date: Saturday, March 12, 2016 1:30 PM
Presentation Venue: Hemmle Recital Hall
Presentation Title: Student Master Class
Type of Presentation: Master Class Participant
Proposal Duration: 20
Bio: In 2015, Jessica Small made her solo debut as the winner of the Richard Deas Concerto Competition and performed “Fantasia” by Villa-Lobos with the Wilmington Symphony Orchestra. She went on to perform that piece along with Ibert's "Concertino da Camera" as a finalist in the Rosen-Schaefel Young and Emerging Artists competition over the summer. She is a senior at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington pursuing a B.M. in Music Education. She began her music studies at UNCW in the fall of 2012, and continues to study saxophone under Dr. Frank Bongiorno. Since starting school, Ms. Small has performed with the UNCW Chamber Winds, Wind Symphony, Jazz Ensemble I, Wilmington Symphony Orchestra, Wilmington Symphonic Winds and several saxophone ensembles and quartets, including the DubSax Quartet, of which she is a founding member.

Pieces to Be Performed

Title Composer Duration
Fantasia Heitor Villa-Lobos 12