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NASA 2022 Biennial Conference Presenter — Lucas Hopkins

Mark your calendars now to join us Thursday-Sunday, March 10-13, 2022 for the NASA 2022 Biennial Conference at Oklahoma State University, Greenwood School of Music in Stillwater, Oklahoma.


Saxophone Player

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Name: Lucas Hopkins
Website: http://lucashopkins.com
Presentation Date: Saturday, March 7, 2020 10:40 AM
Presentation Venue: Gammage 301
Presentation Title: Bass Saxophone and Electronics
Type of Presentation: Student Classical Solo Performance
Proposal Duration: 13

Lucas Hopkins is quickly becoming known as a prominent soloist, chamber musician and educator comfortable in a variety of styles including classical, contemporary, jazz, and pop.


An active performer, Lucas has appeared as a concerto soloist with the Oakland East Bay Symphony, and has presented solo recitals and master classes at various universities. Additionally, Lucas has performed multiple times with the New World Symphony under Michael Tilson Thomas, with the Cabrillo Festival Orchestra under Marin Alsop and with the Colorado Jazz Reparatory Orchestra. Lucas is also the bass saxophonist in The Moanin’ Frogs saxophone sextet.


Lucas is currently a graduate teaching assistant at the University of Colorado, where he is pursuing a Doctor of Musical Arts degree in saxophone performance and pedagogy, and has additional graduate degrees from The University of Michigan and Northwestern University. Lucas’ teachers include: Timothy McAllister, Eugene Rousseau, Tom Myer, and Andrew Bishop.

Pieces to Be Performed

Title Composer Duration
Turn, for Bass Saxophone and Live Electronics Clay Allen 10