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NASA 2020 Biennial Conference Presenter — Christopher Dickhaus

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Saxophone Player

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Name: Christopher Dickhaus
Website: http://www.chrisdickhaus.com
Presentation Date: Monday, March 9, 2020 8:40 AM
Presentation Venue: Evelyn Smith Theatre
Presentation Title: Premiere of trio for Saxophone, Harp, and Marimba
Type of Presentation: Professional Classical Chamber Music Performance
Proposal Duration: 10

Originally from Miami, Florida saxophonist Chris Dickhaus has garnered a reputation as a performer and educator.

From 2006-2016, Chris built an active performance and private teaching schedule throughout the Dallas-Fort Worth area. As a former member of the Lone Star Wind Orchestra, and the North Texas Wind Symphony, he performed a vast amount of contemporary wind orchestra literature and, under the baton of Eugene Corporon, has been included on fifteen recordings.  

Chris has held teaching positions at the University of Northern Iowa (2016-19), and has been Adjunct Instructor of Saxophone at Winona State University since 2017. 

He earned performance degrees from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, and the University of North Texas, having studied with Dr.’s Steven Stusek, and Eric Nestler, respectively. Residing in Minneapolis, Chris is pursuing a DMA at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, under the tutelage of Dr. Preston Duncan.

Other Performers / Participants

Name Instrument Bio
Hannah Palmquist Harp Hannah Palmquist is a native of Tucson, AZ. She began her harp studies at the age of 6 with Patricia . . .
Matt Silverberg Marimba Matt Silverberg is a percussionist, composer, educator, and video game enthusiast. Originally from N . . .

Pieces to Be Performed

Title Composer Duration
The Death of anna Karenina Nicholas Jennings White 10