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NASA 2020 Biennial Conference Presenter — Scotty Stepp

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Saxophone Player
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Name: Scotty Stepp
Presentation Date: Sunday, March 8, 2020 8:40 AM
Presentation Venue: Evelyn Smith Theatre
Presentation Title: Stepp/Bro/Kuo Proposal
Type of Presentation: Professional Classical Chamber Music Performance
Proposal Duration: 6

During 2001-2003 Mr. Stepp was granted a Fulbright Fellowship and a Harriet Hale Wooley scholarship to study in Paris, France, under the direction of acclaimed saxophonist Jean-Yves Fourmeau. Mr. Stepp has been a visiting adjunct faculty saxophone instructor at Indiana University,  Indiana State University, and Millikin University. Scotty completed his Master of Arts in Saxophone Performance at Bowling Green State University under the tutelage of Dr. John Sampen. He received his undergraduate degree from Indiana State University where he studied with Dr. Paul Bro. He is currently Adjunct Professor of Saxophone at DePauw University and University of Indianapolis.

Mr. Stepp has performed throughout the United States, Europe and China. Most notable are performances at the United States Embassy in Paris, France, selected performer at the German-American Fulbright Program's 50th anniversary conference in Berlin, Germany and performances in Greece, Cyprus, and Italy.

Other Performers / Participants


Paul Bro

Alto Saxophone

Bio: Paul Bro has performed throughout the United States and Canada as well as in Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Russia, Spain, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam. As a soloist, Bro has performed concertos with the U.S. Navy Band, the Royal Air Force Band of Belgium, the Tambov Symphony Orchestra (Russia), and the Terre Haute Symphony Orchestra. Bro has also performed with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, the Chicago Opera Theater, the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, the Chicago Sinfonietta, the Grant Park Orchestra of Chicago, the St. Louis Symphony, and the Lydian String Quartet. Bro was a member of the Chicago Saxophone Quartet for more than 30 years, and is currently a member the Bro-Fowler Duo and the Solaire Saxophone Quartet. Dr. Bro, form President of the North American Saxophone Alliance,  is a Professor of Music at Indiana State University.

Ming-Hui Kuo


Bio: Dr. Kuo began to study percussion at the age of 14, after being introduced to the world of percussion by Su-Jin Hsu. During her time at Guo Guang Performing Arts High School, she began studies with Dr. Pei-Ching Wu, principal of Ju Percussion Group (JPG) and continued through her graduation from Eternal Life Christ College in Taiwan. Kuo also studied with Mr. Tzong-Ching Ju, the Founder and Artistic Director of JPG during the years in which Dr. Wu was pursuing her doctoral degree at West Virginia University. Kuo earned her Master of Music degree at Morehead state University in 2003. In 2012 she earned the Doctor of Musical Arts in Percussion Performance at the University of Kentucky as a student of Jim Campbell.

Pieces to Be Performed

Title Composer Duration
Conflux Dylan Champagne 6