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NASA 2018 Biennial Conference Presenter — James Fusik

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: James Fusik
Website: http://www.jamesfusik.com
Presentation Date: Friday, March 11, 2016 3:00 PM
Presentation Venue: Escondido Theater
Presentation Title: KUBA (2015) by Ravi Kittappa for solo tenor saxophone
Type of Presentation: Professional Classical Solo Performance
Proposal Duration: 16
Bio: Dr. James Fusik has garnered numerous accomplishments worldwide. Fusik has commissioned and/or premiered works by composers including Karlheinz Stockhausen, Marilyn Shrude, Walter Mays, Nathan Davis, Christopher Cerrone, Robert Honstein, Ryan Carter, Ravi Kittappa, and artist Matthew Barney. Fusik’s performance honors include Co-1st prize at the 2011 Stockhausen Courses and Concerts-Kurten (GER), advancing to the semi-finals of the 5th Adolphe Sax competition in Dinant (BEL), and 1st prize in the 2010 Richardson competition (USA). Fusik currently serves as Assistant Professor of Woodwinds at Minot State University (ND), and has previously taught at Wayne State University in Detroit, MI. He has degrees from Bowling Green State University (M.M., DMA), and Central Michigan University (B.M. Theory/Composition, B.M.E. Music Ed), with studies under John Sampen, John Nichol, Marilyn Shrude, and David Gillingham.

Other Performers / Participants

Name Instrument Bio
James Fusik Saxophone Dr. James Fusik has garnered numerous accomplishments worldwide. Fusik has commissioned and/or premi . . .

Pieces to Be Performed

Title Composer Duration
KUBA for prepared solo tenor saxophone Ravi Kittappa 16