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NASA 2018 Biennial Conference Presenter — Peter Sommer

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: Peter Sommer
Website: http://www.petersommerjazz.com
Presentation Date: Saturday, March 12, 2016 9:00 AM
Presentation Venue: Band Hall
Presentation Title: Surveillance State and The Phantom Ride
Type of Presentation: Professional Classical Chamber Music Performance
Proposal Duration: 17
Bio: Since establishing himself among the Denver area’s
elite jazz musicians, 
Peter Sommer has
contributed his energetic saxophone playing and creative spirit to a wide
variety of musical projects ranging from mainstream bebop to avant garde and
beyond at venues across the nation and around the world. Peter has performed
with the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, the Colorado Symphony Orchestra and the
Colorado Music Festival Orchestra. He has also performed at IAJE
International Conferences in Anaheim and Toronto, Canada, and has performed at
World Saxophone Congresses in Valencia, Spain, Bangkok, Thailand, St. Andrews,
Scotland and Strasbourg, France. He has also released four albums as a leader,
most recently 
Narrando Historias (2015)
on Dazzle Recordings. Peter Sommer is Associate Professor of Jazz Studies and
Saxophone at Colorado State University in Ft. Collins. At CSU, Mr. Sommer
directs Jazz Ensemble I and coordinates the Jazz Studies area.


Other Performers / Participants

Name Instrument Bio
Shilo Stroman Percussion - Vibraphone A versatile performer, Mr. Stroman’s credits range from playing triangle in symphony&nbs . . .

Pieces to Be Performed

Title Composer Duration
The Phantom Ride James M. David 7
Surveillance State Kevin Michael Olson 10