The Iridium Quartet will perform as featured guests at the RedNote New Music Festival which is held at Illinois State University on February 12-14, 2018. We will be featured on two recitals. February 13 - composition competition winners concert, February14 - Iridium in concert playing some of there most recent commissions
I will collaborate with Oliver Molina (NSU Percussion faculty) on his faculty recital. We will be performing Escape by Marc Mellits.
Paul Forsyth will perform a faculty recital at Northwestern State University in Magale Recital Hall on Thursday, March 14, 2019. Dr. Forsyth will be joined by the incomparable pianist, Dr. Chialing Hsieh as well as Oliver Molina on marimba.
I will travel to Albuquerque, NM for three days of guest teaching and performing at the University of New Mexico. I will teach private lessons to the students of Dr. Eric Lau and give masterclass performances and lectures.
The NSU Saxophone Studio and Paul Forsyth will present a concert celebrating the life of the saxophone's inventor, Aldophe Sax. The concert will feature saxophone solos, duos, quartets, quintets, and choirs. Please join us in Alexandria, LA for this exciting event.
The Shreveport Symphony will be performing Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition in their opening concert of the season. I will get to perform the famous saxophone solo/excerpt from this masterwork.
Paul Forsyth and the Three Reeds Duo will travel to Cartagena, Colombia to perform and teach at the local conservatory. Stay tuned for exact dates and times of performances and classes.
The Three Reeds Duo will be attending the inaugural Woodwind Duo Symposium at Sam Houston State University, hosted my Masahito Sugihara.
The Three Reeds Duo hopes to perform their most recent commission at the 2018 NASA Biennial Conference in Cincinnati, OH in March of 2018. Check back in the Fall for more details.
Big Band night will end on August 28! Come check out the Bill Causey Jazz Orchestra at Margaritaville in Bossier City, LA every Tuesday starting at 6pm. I will be performing with the Orchestra all month. Contact the BandHouse in Shreveport for specific details.
The Forsyth Jazz Collective will perform at Maglieaux's Riverfront Restaurant in downtown Natchitoches on April 14. There is no cover for this event. The Collective also features Galindo Rodriguez, Ronald Rodriguez, Jose Colon, and Sammy Nix.
The Iridium Quartet will be premiering three new works and performing two others at the 2017 John Donald Robb Composer Symposium, the largest composer symposium west of the Mississippi. We will premiere works by Roy Magnuson, Karola Obermueller, and Peter Gilbert. Also Iridium will perform the title track from their upcoming album, Skylines by Peter Lieuwen, and Elegy by Gregory Wanamaker. See the link below for exact performance times.
The Forsyth Jazz Collective will be performing at Maglieaux's Riverfront Restaurant on February 4. We will be joined by the infamous BEATBoX SAX, Derek Brown. Reservations are recommended as seats will fill up fast. There is no cover charge.
Paul Forsyth will present a faculty recital in Magale Recital Hall at 6pm on the campus of Northwestern State University. The concert will feature the Three Reeds Duo, Chialing Hsieh on piano, and Oliver Molina on marimba playing the works of Creston, Maslanka, Yoshimatsu, and Alyssa Morris.
The Three Reeds Duo will continue their CD release tour with a recital at Vanderbilt University. There will be a masterclass time is TBD, and the recital is at 8pm. The concert will feature works by Britten, Wanamaker, Blaha, and Maroney. Their debut CD, signals cross, was released in the summer of 2016 and is available for purchase.
The Three Reeds Duo will continue their CD release tour with a masterclass and recital at the University of Tennesee. The masterclass will be at 12:30 and the concert will be at 5:30pm featuring works by Britten, Wanamaker, Blaha, and Maroney. Their debut CD, signals cross, was released in the summer of 2016 and is available for purchase.
The Three Reeds Duo will kick off their CD release tour with a recital at their home university, Northwestern State, in Magale Recital Hall. The concert will feature works by Britten, Wanamaker, Blaha, and Maroney. Their debut CD, signals cross, was released in the summer of 2016 and is available for purchase.
The 2016 NSU Saxophone Festival will feature guest artists Griffin Campbell and Masahito Sugihara. The final concert will feature these artists as well as duos with Paul Forsyth. Earlier in the day, the guest artists will teach masterclasses and perform with the NW Louisiana Saxophone Choir.