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NASA 2018 Biennial Conference Presenter — Cory Barnfield

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.
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Name: Cory Barnfield
Website: http://www.corybarnfield.com
Presentation Date: Saturday, March 10, 2018 11:00 AM
Presentation Venue: Corbett
Presentation Title: Zentangles for Saxophone Quartet and Percussion by Peter Felice
Type of Presentation: Professional Classical Chamber Music Performance
Proposal Duration: 8

PETER J. FELICE is a composer of instrumental music. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree at Indiana University Southeast and a Master of Musical Arts degree at Michigan State University. 

Peter studied composition with Steve Rouse, Erich Stem, Timothy Miller, and Mark Sullivan. He received an honorable mention for Stages of Tragedy in the Humboldt State University Composition Competition for Brass. Celestial Shadows for mixed ensemble received high remarks from Augusta Read Thomas upon winning the Michigan State University Honors Competition. Peter was commissioned by Cory Barnfield to write Shadows of Paris for his second album 'Out of this World' which was recorded by TNT Studios and released on April 7, 2017 by Naxos of America, a distributor of Centaur Records. Peter is a member of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, ASCAP, SCI Inc, and the Pinnacle Honor Society. He lives in Jeffersonville, Indiana with his wife and two dogs.

Ensemble Bio:

DynaSax is a diverse ensemble made up of musicians of various backgrounds.  The ensemble is brought together by the love of the saxophone and a passion for music.  Their performances have brought DynaSax to concert halls, coffee shops, colleges, performing art venues, weddings, public school outreach programs, and classical revolution.

The group strives to bring a different perspective of the saxophone quartet to the general public in and out of the academic setting.  

Other Performers / Participants

Name Instrument Bio
Stuart Brewer Timpani undefined . . .
Nathan Smith Bass undefined . . .
Dan Wavle Marimba undefined . . .
Jeremiah Potter Alto Saxophone Jeremiah Potter, a junior at DuPont Manual High School, is currently the principle chair saxophonist . . .
Vic Maddox Baritone Saxophone Victor Maddox -- Baritone Saxophone Victor Maddox has been a member of Dynasax Quartet since . . .
Matt Reidinger Tenor Saxophone Saxophonist Matthew Reidinger is currently based out of Louisville, Kentucky and studied under the t . . .
Cory Barnfield Soprano Saxophone Mr. Barnfield performs frequently with the Kentucky Opera and the Louisville Orchestra.  He r . . .

Pieces to Be Performed

Title Composer Duration
Zentangles for Sax Quartet and Percussion Peter Felice 8