Posted on August 31, 2011
The following is Saxton Rose’s performance and event schedule for the 2011/2012 season. It is subject to change so if you have questions about attending an event, please contact me. Map to University of North Carolina School of the Arts.
May 31 – June 4:
Performances at the International Double Reed Society conference in Tempe, AZ. Recital with Dark in the Song of new works commissioned by the group from Christopher Dietz, Amy Beth Kirsten, Moon Young Ha, and Zhou Juan and a recital with soprano Elizabeth Pacheco Rose of music of Brahms and Mignone.
Recital in Oswego, NY with pianist Rob Auler. Repertoire TBD
Hosting the Double Reed Workshop at UNCSA. More information: http://www.uncsa.edu/summersession/music.htm
Teaching and performing as faculty at the Quartz Mountain Music Festival in Southwest Oklahoma. More information
Performance of Schubert’s Octet with UNCSA faculty at Watson Recital Hall. 7:30pm
Performance of Schubert’s Octet with UNCSA faculty in Wilmington, NC at Beckwith Recital Hall as part of Chamber Music Wilmington. 7:30pm More information.
September 17, 18, 20:
Performances with Winston-Salem Symphony of Brahms’ Symphony no. 4, Grieg’s Piano Concerto and Fanfare to La Peri by Dukas
October 15, 16, 18:
Performances with Winston-Salem Symphony of Dvořák’s Symphony no. 7 and Ralph Vaughn William’s The Wasps.
UNCSA hosts Heliand Consort presenting “The Lightness of Being” 20th century French music for winds and piano on Monday, October 17 at 7:30 pm in Watson Recital Hall, at UNCSA. Cynthia Huard, pianist; Elisabeth LeBlanc, clarinetist; Rachael Elliott, bassoonist. More information
October 28, 30 and November 1:
Performances with Piedmont Opera of Mozart’s Don Giovanni
Premiere performance of new work for bassoon, soprano saxophone and electronics by Lawrence Dillon entitled ‘Sparkling in the Dark’ as part of the Forecast Music Series at The Garage in Winston-Salem, NC
Solo faculty recital at UNCSA in Watson Recital Hall. Music of Jacob TV, Caleb Burhans, Henri Dutilleux, Sofia Gubaidulina, Francisco Mignone and a new work for bassoon, soprano saxophone and electronics by Lawrence Dillon
November 20, 22:
Performances with Winston-Salem Symphony of Bach’s St. John Passion
December 3, 4:
Performances with Winston-Salem Symphony Chamber Orchestra at Old Salem including Respighi’s Trittico botticelliano and Beethoven Symphony No. 1
December 13, 14, 15, 16:
Performances with Winston-Salem Symphony of Handel’s Messiah at Centenary United Methodist Church, Winston-Salem
Performance of Stravinsky’s The Soldier’s Tale. Watson Recital Hall, UNCSA
January 14, 15, 17:
Performances with Winston-Salem Symphony of Shostakovich’s Symphony no. 1 and music of Villa-Lobos, Bloch and Rossini
Solo Recital and Masterclass at University of Colorado – Boulder. Recital February 5th, 2pm Grusin Music Hall. More information.
Solo Recital and Masterclass as guest artist of the University of Texas-Arlington Double Reed Weekend. Contact Scott Pool, email@example.com for more information.
Chamber music recital with the UNCSA woodwind faculty presenting a concert of classic French repertoire by Debussy and friends in celebration of his 150th birth year. 7:30pm, Watson Recital Hall
Residency at Bowling Green State University with Dark in the Song, Contemporary Bassoon Ensemble. Recital March 12th includes works by Christopher Dietz, Amy Beth Kirsten, Jacob TV, Sofia Gubaidulina. 8 p.m., Bryan Recital Hall
New Sounds, Innovation and Virtuosity. Guest composer Robert Yekovich, former Dean of Music, joins faculty composer Michael Rothkopf in a concert of premieres, featuring the new sound worlds available through the combination of innovative technology and virtuosic new music performers. Saxton Rose will give the world premiere of Michael Rothkopf’s new work At a Crossroads for Bassoon and Computer. Tickets.
March 25, 27:
Performances with Winston-Salem Symphony of Beethoven’s 5th symphony and music of Strauss and Kevin Puts. Stevens Center, Winston-Salem
Performance with Dark in the Song of Amy Beth Kirsten’s World Under Glass No. 1 in Chicago at Chicago College of Performing Arts – Roosevelt University. Ganz Recital Hall, 7:30pm.
Recital in Puebla, Mexico. Music of Brahms, Berio, Mignone, Dutilleux
Dark in the Song, Contemporary Bassoon Ensemble guest artist residency in Morelia, Mexico as part of the Centro Mexicano para la Música y las Artes Sonoras. Recital and composer workshops. More information
May 12, 13, 15:
Performances with the Winston-Salem Symphony of Orff’s Carmina Burana and music of Respighi and Brahms.
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