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NASA 2020 Biennial Conference Presenter — Charles Young

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Saxophone Player

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Name: Charles Young
Presentation Date: Sunday, March 11, 2018 11:00 AM
Presentation Venue: 3250 MEH
Presentation Title: Premiering a New Work for Low Voices by Peter Van Zandt Lane
Type of Presentation: Professional Classical Chamber Music Performance
Proposal Duration: 8

Charlie Young serves as Assistant Professor of Woodwinds and Director of Jazz Studies at Minot State University, where he teaches applied saxophone, clarinet, and bassoon, music theory, and directs the jazz program. He holds the principal clarinet chairs of the Minot Symphony Orchestra and the Western Plains Opera Company.

As a member of the Neues Duo, he and clarinetist Pedro Alliprandini have appeared as guest artists at Florida State University, Georgia State University, Columbus State University, and the University of Montevallo presenting master classes and recitals. In 2017, he shared the stage with the University of Georgia Symphony Orchestra performing Frank Martin’s Ballade as a winner of UGA’s Concerto Competition.
Charlie has completed coursework for a DMA in saxophone performance at UGA. He also holds degrees from the University of Southern Mississippi and the University of Mississippi. His primary teachers include Connie Frigo, Lawrence Gwozdz, Kimberly Woolly, and Wade Irvin.

Other Performers / Participants

Name Instrument Bio
Pedro Alliprandini Clarinet Pedro Alliprandini is a Brazilian clarinetist. He holds a Master of Music degree from the Unive . . .

Pieces to Be Performed

Title Composer Duration
D├ęcalcomanie No. 1 Peter Van Zandt Lane 8