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NASA 2018 Biennial Conference Presenter — Alex Sellers

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: Alex Sellers
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Presentation Date: Saturday, March 10, 2018 8:00 AM
Presentation Venue: Cohen
Presentation Title: Waking Fractals
Type of Presentation: Student Classical Chamber Music Performance
Proposal Duration: 17
Bio:

Alex Sellers is a saxophonist and educator based in the Metro Detroit area. Alex holds a Master of Music degree in Saxophone Performance from Oakland University in Rochester, MI, studying with Dr. Jeffrey Heisler. He also received a Master of Music degree in Music Technology and Bachelor of Music degree in Saxophone Performance from Georgia Southern University.

Alex has spent a large portion of his professional life commissioning and premiering new music for the saxophone. Alex strives to contribute to the saxophone repertoire by commissioning new works regularly, and aims to focus on works including electronics. Notable commissioned works Broken by Anthony Donofrio, Velour by Michael James Olson, Shipbreaking for alto saxophone and interactive electronics by Benjamin Taylor, Dreams in the Dusk concerto by David Beidenbender, and most recently Alcoholic Dissertations concerto by Matthew Browne. Alex is featured on Decade Zero, a CD of works by Christopher Biggs.

Other Performers / Participants


 
Name Instrument Bio
Rhys Burgess Piano Rhys Burgess is a first year masters student at Bowling Green State University, studying piano . . .
Garret Klauss Alto Saxophone Garret Klauss is an aspiring young musician from Michigan with a passion for the saxophone  . . .

Pieces to Be Performed


 
Title Composer Duration
Fractals in the Afterglow David Werfelmann 7
Walking After Midnight David Reminick 11