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NASA 2020 Biennial Conference Presenter — Kenneth Tse

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Saxophone Player

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Name: Kenneth Tse
Website: http://www.kenneth-tse.com
Presentation Date: Monday, March 9, 2020 9:40 AM
Presentation Venue: Katzin Concert Hall
Presentation Title: Kenneth and Casey Tse Concert
Type of Presentation: Professional Classical Solo Performance
Proposal Duration: 16
Widely recognized as one of the leading classical saxophonists in the world, Kenneth Tse is certainly one of the instrument’s outstanding proponents on any saxophone aficionado’s short list. In 1996 as the winner of the prestigious New York Artists International Award, he gave his debut recital at Carnegie Hall. Since then he has been a frequent soloist in five continents. Prestigious universities and conservatories worldwidehave invited him to give master classes.  He was recently a judge, representing the USA, at the 6th Adolphe Sax International Competition in Dinant, Belgium.
An active recording artist since his first CD for Crystal Records at age 23, there are now a total of nineteen CDs.
Tse is currently Professor of Saxophone at the University of Iowa, Past-President of the North American Saxophone Alliance, and serving his third term as President of the International Saxophone Committee.  More information and media clips are available at www.kenneth-tse.com.
Ensemble Bio:

   An avid performer of contemporary music, Casey Dierlam Tse devotes herself in promoting new music. She has won several prizes in international competitions, including first prize at the Rose Petroff College Piano Competition held in San Antonio, TX, finalist at the St. Louis Artist Presentation Society Competition, alternate for the New Orleans International Piano Competition and Honorable Mention in the Bradshaw and Buono International Piano Competition in New York City. 

                Besides her solo career, Casey is also an active collaborative artist.  She has been a coordinator for staff pianists for North American Saxophone Alliance conferences and competitions. She has collaborated with many internationally renowned saxophonists: Claude Delangle, Branford Marsalis, Debra Richtmeyer, Kenneth Tse, McChrystal , Julie Nolan, et. al.. She was a Visiting Assistant Professor at the University of Notre Dame and currently serves as a piano instructor and accompanist at Knox College.

Other Performers / Participants

Name Instrument Bio
Casey Dierlam Tse Piano undefined . . .

Pieces to Be Performed

Title Composer Duration
Estudio Ritmico Miguel del Anguila 13
Fratres Arvo Pärt 10