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NASA 2018 Biennial Conference Presenter — Jennifer Blackwell

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: Jennifer Blackwell
Website: http://jblackwellmusic.com
Presentation Date: Sunday, March 13, 2016 10:00 AM
Presentation Venue: Merket Ballroom
Presentation Title: Abstain Red Hells for soprano saxophone and fixed media
Type of Presentation: Student Classical Solo Performance
Proposal Duration: 10

Jennifer Blackwell is a Canadian saxophonist and music educator. As an advocate for new music, she has premiered numerous works for saxophone, frequently collaborating with composers. She has been selected to perform at several North American Saxophone Alliance Conferences, and frequently presents at regional, national, and international conferences on a variety of topics in music performance, music education, and new music.

Jennifer is the editor of the North American Saxophone Alliance’s Scholarly Publication, The Saxophone Symposium, and her most recent publication was featured in the Canadian Music Educator in fall 2015. She holds a bachelor's degree in music education from the University of Western Ontario, and masters degrees in saxophone performance and music education from Central Michigan University. Currently, Jennifer is pursuing her PhD in Music Education with a minor in Saxophone Performance at Indiana University on a Jacobs School of Music Doctoral Fellowship, where she also teaches woodwind methods.

Pieces to Be Performed

Title Composer Duration
Abstain Red Hells Jay C. Batzner 8