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NASA 2018 Biennial Conference Presenter — Alastair Wright

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

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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: Alastair Wright
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Presentation Date: Saturday, March 12, 2016 11:20 AM
Presentation Venue: Escondido Theater
Presentation Title: Kansas City Saxophone Quartet performs Chen Yi's
Type of Presentation: Student Classical Chamber Music Performance
Proposal Duration: 14
Bio:

The Kansas City Saxophone Quartet formed in 2014 at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. Mentored by Zach Shemon, the ensemble has played in master classes for PRISM Quartet, Otis Murphy and Robert Young. The members originate from Colorado, Los Angeles, Missouri and the United Kingdom.

KCSQ performs regularly, most recently at the 2015 NASA Regional conference in Oklahoma, as part the Musica Nova recital series, and in other recitals at UMKC and in the greater Kansas City community. There performances reflect there versatility, and have included several world premiers, and compositions by UMKC faculty and students.

Ensemble Bio:

The Kansas City Saxophone Quartet formed in 2014 at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. Mentored by Zach Shemon, the ensemble has played in master classes for PRISM Quartet, Otis Murphy and Robert Young. The members originate from Colorado, Los Angeles, Missouri and the United Kingdom.

KCSQ performs regularly, most recently at the 2015 NASA Regional conference in Oklahoma, as part the Musica Nova recital series, and in other recitals at UMKC and in the greater Kansas City community. There performances reflect there versatility, and have included several world premiers, and compositions by UMKC faculty and students.

Other Performers / Participants


 
Name Instrument Bio
Alastair Wright Saxophone Alastair Wright has been praised by Classical Voice of North Carolina for his “dulcet-like tone…with . . .
Paul Lorenz Saxophone Paul is a native of Colorado, where he spent a majority of his life before moving to Kansas City. He . . .
Patrick Olmos Saxophone Patrick Olmos is a second year master's student at the Conservatory of Music and Dance at University . . .
John  Kelly Saxophone John Kelly is a senior in music education and saxophone performance at the University of Missouri – . . .

Pieces to Be Performed


 
Title Composer Duration
Not Alone Chen Yi 14