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NASA 2018 Biennial Conference Presenter — Michael Hernandez

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 Hernandez
Website: http://www.MichaelHernandezSax.com
Presentation Date: Saturday, March 12, 2016 3:00 PM
Presentation Venue: Escondido Theater
Presentation Title: New Music for Solo Soprano Saxophone
Type of Presentation: Professional Classical Solo Performance
Proposal Duration: 10

Hailed as a “World class performer!” and “An extraordinary talent!” Michael’s performance career has taken him all over the world. He has performed in concert halls throughout Germany, Switzerland, Poland, France, Holland, Austria, Italy, the UK , Canada, and the United States. He has also been heard repeatedly on NPR’s Performance Today.

 Recently Michael has been invited as soloist with the Hot Springs Festival Orchestra, National Music Festival Orchestra, Phoenix Youth Symphony, South Arkansas Symphony, Phoenix Women's Chorale, and the San Jose Wind Symphony.

Michael has served on the faculties of the State University of New York College at Fredonia ,Florida State University and Grand Canyon University. His own saxophone studies have included work with Wildy Zumwalt, Ronald Caravan, Patrick Meighan, Carina Rascher and the Rascher Saxophone Quartet.

Currently Michael resides in the Bay Area where he is a freelance saxophonist and serves on the faculty of San Jose State University.

Pieces to Be Performed

Title Composer Duration
Zephyr for soprano saxophone Miklos Maros 7
Meditazione Alan Theisen 3