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NASA 2018 Biennial Conference Presenter — Curt Altarac

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: Curt Altarac
Website: http://musicmedic.com
Presentation Date: Friday, March 11, 2016 11:00 AM
Presentation Venue: Matador Room
Presentation Title: Adolphe Sax #36: The Prototype for Buescher Saxophones
Type of Presentation: Non-Performance: Classical Lecture
Proposal Duration: 50

Curt Altarac is a saxophonist, teacher, saxophone repair specialist, clinician, and the owner of MusicMedic.com and the Sax ProShop in Wilmington, North Carolina, USA. He travels the country and world giving clinics and lectures on Saxophone Repair, Intonation and Tone, and Overhauls. He also serves as a consultant to woodwind instrument manufacturers and factories to help them improve the quality of their saxophones. Curt works with all of the major instrument repair schools in the USA and serves on several advisory boards.

Curt and his Sax ProShop are famous for their meticulous overhauls and unparalleled tuning and toning work. In addition to overhauling saxophones, he is currently working on creating his own line of saxophones and custom necks which will be handmade at the Sax ProShop. Curt's revolutionary ideas and methods have garnered international acclaim from players, teachers, repair technicians, and manufacturers around the world.

Other Performers / Participants

Name Instrument Bio
Wildy  Zumwalt Saxophone Praised for his singing tone quality and musical sensitivity, American saxophonist Wildy Zumwalt is . . .

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