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NASA 2018 Biennial Conference Presenter — Gregory Dewhirst

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: Gregory Dewhirst
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Presentation Date: Saturday, March 12, 2016 10:20 AM
Presentation Venue: Kent Hance Chapel
Presentation Title: Tweets from Texas
Type of Presentation: Professional Classical Chamber Music Performance
Proposal Duration: 12
Bio: Dr.
Gregory Dewhirst
 serves
at Professor of Music, and Adjunct Professor of Saxophone and Associate
Director of the wind ensemble at Texas Wesleyan Unversity.  Prior to his
appointments at TCC and Wesleyan, he served as a teaching fellow at the
University of North Texas.

An
active performer, Dr. Dewhirst performs with the Mansfield Wind Symphony, the
Northeast Orchestra, the Meridian Chamber Players, and the Texas Wesleyan Wind
Ensemble.  He has performed with the University of North Texas Wind
Symphony and faculty saxophone quartet.   His primary
instructors include Dr. Eric Nestler, Eugene Rousseau, James Riggs, Wayne
Dorothy, Matthew Patnode and Mark Watkins. 

Most
recent performances include concertos with the Texas Wesleyan Wind Ensemble, NE
Orchestra, and the premiere of Interstices
by, Joseph Klein at the 2014 NASA Conference.  He received his Bachelor of Science in Music
Education from North Dakota State University and the Master and Doctorate
of Music from the University of North Texas respectively. 

Other Performers / Participants


 
Name Instrument Bio
tbd tbd violin undefined . . .
tbd tbd violin undefined . . .
to be determined viola undefined . . .
to be determined violoncello undefined . . .

Pieces to Be Performed


 
Title Composer Duration
Tweets from Texas for Tenor Saxophone and String Quartet Mark Roberson 12