Saturday, November 7, 2015
On Saturday, November 7th, 2015, the Simpson College Department of Music will host its third annual Single Reed Symposium. This day will include many activities for high-school, college, recreational and professional level saxophonists and clarinetists. Master Classes, ensemble choirs, recitals, exhibits, and many guest and featured artists will make this a day to remember!
Directions to the event: Paste “Amy Robertson Music Center, N Buxton St, Indianola, IA” into Google Maps!
This event is free, but participants
are asked to pre-register HERE!
Please plan on bringing your saxophone and/or clarinet to the event!
11:40AM – Welcome mingle and check-in
12:00PM – Opening Potpourri Concert – LEKBERG HALL
|Camwell/Nolan||Prelude to Partita N.3, BWV 1006||Bach||Jin Park|
|Julia Nolan||Sonata||Muczynski||Jin Park|
|Camwell/Eckerty||Trio N.2 M1||Mendelssohn||Christy Eckerty|
|Jane Carl||Four Autumn Landscapes||Chris Rogerson||Sonya Siebert|
12:45PM-1:30PM – Lecture/Demonstration A: Saxophones with Julia Nolan. Lekberg Hall.
12:45PM-1:30PM – Lecture/Demonstration B: Clarinets with Jane Carl. Madsen Hall.
1:45-2:30PM – Sax/Clarinet Choir rehearsals directed by Dr. Mike Eckerty and Tony Wadle (saxes in Lekberg, clarinets in Duncan).
2:45-3:30 PM – Iowa Hot-Shots mini-concert featuring Iowa professionals including:
|Ann Bradfield/Kyle Hutchins||Blues in Red (2012) – Greg Simon (b. 1985)|
|Amanda McCandless||To Be Determined|
|Evan Smith||Garden of Love – Jacob ter Veldhuis|
3:30-3:45PM – BREAK/PIZZA PARTY/EXHIBITS! ($1 a slice that will go towards helping us keep this event free).
3:45-4:45PM – Clarinet/Saxophone Master Classes with Jane Carl and Julia Nolan.
Saxophone MC participants (LEKBERG HALL):
|Grant Kofmehl||Simpson College||TBD||TBD|
|Kyle Burgess||Johnston High School||TBD||TBD|
|TBD||University of Northern Iowa||TBD||TBD|
Clarinet MC participants (DUNCAN HALL):
|Sabrina Fox||Simpson College||TBA|
|Rachel Kehrberg||Buena Vista||Lamento et Tarentelle by Gabriel Grovlez|
5:00-5:45PM (approx.) – Final Concert featuring Sax/Clarinet Choirs and soloists
|Camwell/Nolan||Double Concerto RV 548||Vivaldi||Ron Albrecht|
|Colin Young||Escape Wisconsin||Caleb Burhan||N/A|
|Jane Carl/Kariann Voigts||Concertante N. 1||Felix Mendelssohn||Sonya Seibert|
|Sax and Clarinet Ensembles|