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NASA 2018 Biennial Conference Presenter — Michael McConnell

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: Michael McConnell
Presentation Date: Saturday, March 12, 2016 9:00 AM
Presentation Venue: Choir Hall
Presentation Title: William Albright's 'Pit Band' for alto saxophone, bass clarinet, and piano
Type of Presentation: Student Classical Chamber Music Performance
Proposal Duration: 10
Bio: Michael McConnell, a Connecticut native, is active as a chamber, solo, and orchestral clarinetist and saxophonist, as well as a pedagogue. He is currently the assistant director of bands at Cy-Fair high school, in Cypress, Texas. Mr. McConnell has lectured, presented studio classes, and taught private lessons at institutions such as the University of Florida, the University of North Texas, and Florida State University. He is currently completing a Doctor of Musical Arts in Multiple Woodwind Performance at the University of North Texas, where he studies with Dr. John Scott and Dr. Eric Nestler. Mr. McConnell holds a Master of Music in Multiple Woodwind Performance from Florida State University, and a Bachelor of Music in Saxophone Performance from Indiana University Bloomington's Jacobs School of Music. His former teachers include Eugene Rousseau, Otis Murphy, Patrick Meighan, James Campbell, and Frank Kowalsky.

Other Performers / Participants

Name Instrument Bio
Dan Gelok Saxophone Not Provided
Andreea Mut Piano Not Provided

Pieces to Be Performed

Title Composer Duration
Pit Band William Albright 10