Saturday, November 5, 2016
On Saturday, November 5th, 2016, the Simpson College Department of Music will host its fourth annual Single Reed Symposium. This day will include many activities for high-school, college, recreational and professional 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: Here!
This event is free, but participants
are asked to pre-register HERE!
Please plan on bringing your saxophone and/or clarinet to the event!
*2016 Schedule TBA*
11:30AM – Welcome mingle and check-in: Exhibits, coffee, juice and donuts, talking about reeds, mouthpieces etc with fellow enthusiasts…
12:00PM – Opening Potpourri Concert – LEKBERG HALL
|Dave Camwell/Julia Nolan||Prelude to Partita N.3, BWV 1006||J.S. Bach||Jin Park|
|Julia Nolan||Sonata||Robert Muczynski||Jin Park|
|Jane Carl||Four Autumn Landscapes||Chris Rogerson||Sonya Siebert|
|Trio N.2 M1||Felix Mendelssohn||Christy Eckerty|
12:45PM-1:30PM – Lecture/Demonstration A: Saxophones with Julia Nolan. Duncan Hall.
12:45PM-1:30PM – Lecture/Demonstration B: Clarinets with Jane Carl. Madsen Hall.
1:40-2:30PM – Sax/Clarinet Choir rehearsals directed by Dr. Mike Eckerty and Tony Wadle (saxes in Lekberg Hall, clarinets in Duncan Hall).
2:40-3:05 PM – Iowa Hot-Shots mini-concert featuring Iowa professionals including:
|Kariann Voigts||Four Characteristic Pieces – William Hurlstone|
|Evan Smith||Garden of Love – Jacob ter Veldhuis|
3:05-3:30PM – BREAK/PIZZA PARTY/EXHIBITS/SHOP-TALK! ($1 a slice that will go towards helping us keep this event free).
3:30-4:30PM – Clarinet/Saxophone Master Classes with Jane Carl and Julia Nolan.
Saxophone MC participants (LEKBERG HALL):
|Grant Kofmehl||Simpson College||Muczynski Sonata M1||Jin Park|
|Kyle Burgess||Johnston High School||Bozza Aria||Jin Park|
|Mark Northup||University of Northern Iowa||Gotvkosky Variations Patatique; M. V/VI||TBD|
|Tiberius Quartet||Drake University||G. Lago: Cuidades||N/A|
Clarinet MC participants (DUNCAN HALL):
|Sabrina Fox||Simpson College||TBA||Sage Lenertz|
|Rachel Kehrberg||Buena Vista||Lamento et Tarentelle by Gabriel Grovlez||Sonya Siebert|
|Brooke Carter||Weber – Concerto No. 2, Mvt. 1||Sonya Siebert|
4:30-5:30PM (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|| Concert Piece
|Felix Mendelssohn||Sonya Seibert|
|Sax and Clarinet Ensembles|| First Suite in Eb (saxophone ensemble)/
|Holst/Bach||Saxes conducted by Tony Wadle. Clarinets conducted by Mike Eckerty.|