Suggested Saturday Itinerary for the Young Saxophonist
9 a.m.–6 p.m., de Laski Bldg., Room 3001
See what gear is available for your sax, try mouthpieces, look through sheet music, or bring your mouthpiece and reed and try some saxophones.
9 a.m. MTB 2018
William Tynch, There's an App for That!
Discover what apps can help improve and refine your practicing and which apps can be utilized for performance.
10:00 a.m. Instrumental Room
Jeff Antoniuk, Jazz Improvisation - How & What to Practice
Do you ever get frustrated not knowing how to practice jazz improvisation? Jeff Antoniuk is back again leading a workshop that will help you hone your skills. It’s open to beginning improvisers through graduate-level players. Bring your sax!
11 a.m. Concert Hall
Following his recital, Timothy McAllister will lead an open class where you can watch him teach college saxophonists.
1 p.m. Concert Hall
Claude Delangle teaches at the famous Paris Conservatory – the same place where the inventor of the saxophone, Adolphe Sax, once taught. This is another open class where you can observe a master saxophonist teach college saxophonists.
2 p.m. Concert Hall
Interservice Saxophone Ensemble
Come listen to 17 saxophonists perform works arranged for saxophone ensemble ranging from the tiny soprano to the mighty bass.
2 p.m. Harris Theater
High School Honors Recital
Hear outstanding high school saxophonists from around the country who auditioned for a spot to perform on the High School Honors Recital.
3 p.m. Concert Hall
Learning from solo transcriptions are crucial to developing a jazz language. Our featured jazz artist will talk about a "Useful Approach to Solo Transcriptions."
4:30 p.m. Harris Theater
Peabody Jazz Faculty Quartet
Still craving more jazz? The Peabody Jazz Faculty Quartet will be jamming on their recital.
Feeling musically adventurous? "In Freundschaft" is an avant-garde piece that incorporates physical movement while playing the saxophone.