Performance with Renée Fleming

On September 27th I performed with Renée Fleming and the Winston-Salem Symphony. What a terrific experience performing with one of the world’s great artists. On the program was Strauss’ Don Juan, Mahler’s Rückertlieder, Wagner’s ‘Siegfried’s Rhine Journey’ from Götterdämmerung, and…

2010-2011 Performance and Events Schedule

The following is Saxton Rose’s performance and event schedule for the 2010/2011 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.…

Sanyo Xacti Sound Recorder

The marketing folks for Sanyo were good enough to provide me with a new Xacti Sound Recorder to review. It’s a terrific piece of equipment that I’ll be using tons in my playing and teaching. More information here.

June Performances with Dark in the Song

My contemporary bassoon ensemble, Dark in the Song performed June 16th at The White Mule, a music bar in Columbia, SC as part of the 21 Sounds new music series. Below is some video from the show. On June 22nd…

Recital and Teaching Residency in Costa Rica

From April 26th to May 1st I performed and taught at the Universidad de Costa Rica in San José, Costa Rica. I performed a solo recital as part of the ‘Martes por la Noche’ concert series April 27th, taught master…