March 15, 2020 - Featuring Arno BornKamp, Kenneth Tse, and casey dierlam!
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Past SaxFest 2019
Chris Bullock - Saxophonist with SNARKY PUPPY
Chris Bullock will be embarking on his debut CD release tour and will be our NSU SaxFest Guest Artist with the Chris Bullock Band (Justin Stanton (keyboard/trumpeter from Snarky Puppy) on keys/synth, Frank LoCrasto on keys/synth, and Jharis Yokley on drums).
The SaxFest starts at 1pm on February 2 in Magale Recital Hall on the campus of NSU and will include:
• 1pm - Jazz Combo Masterclass by guest artists
• 2:15pm - Q&A with Chris Bullock
• 3pm - Saxophone Choir reading session
• 4pm - Pizza Social
• 6pm MAIN EVENT - Chris Bullock Band in Concert
More details to follow. The event is FREE and open to the public.
Past nsu saxfest - Saturday, january 27, 2018
Our guest artist for the 2018 NSU SaxFest will be Kenneth Tse, internationally-renowned saxophonist and Saxophone Professor at the University of Iowa.
The 2018 SaxFest will feature:
12pm - Collegiate Masterclass with Kenneth Tse
1:30pm - High School Masterclass with Kenneth Tse
2:45pm - Saxophone Choir Reading Session (All age of saxophonists are invited to participate) The saxophone choir will perform to open the main event recital at 6pm.
6pm Main Event - Guest Artist Recital featuring Kenneth Tse and Chialing Tse
All events are in Magale Recital Hall on the campus of Northwestern State University, AND are free and open to the public!
More Past NSU Saxfests
In 2017, we welcomed saxophone innovator and internationally sought-after musician, Derek Brown to Natchitoches. Truly our most exciting and inspiring SaxFest to date, the 2017 SaxFest has set the stage for continued successful and inspirational events in the future.