LOUIS AND ELSIE SNYDACKER ECKSTEIN PROFESSOR OF MUSIC
CHARLES DEERING McCORMICK PROFESSOR of TEACHING EXCELLENCE, The School of Music-- Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois
BS, The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
MM, Eastman School of Music
AMusD, University of Wisconsinâ€“Madison
Premier Prix du Saxophone, Conservatoire National SupÃ©rieur de Musique, Paris, as a student of the late and eminent saxophonist, Marcel Mule.
Internationally recognized adjudicator, master teacher, and soloist. Active recitalist and performer with orchestras and wind ensembles worldwide.
Recordings with Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Kronos Quartet, Stockholm Philharmonic, Eastman Wind Ensemble, University of Wisconsin Wind Ensemble, Northwestern University Wind Ensemble and Chicago Contemporary Chamber Players as well as several solo albums on Lapider, Brewster and Enf Records.
Editor of music for saxophone solo and ensembles; author of many articles and educational materials.
Consultant to The La Voz Corporation, The Selmer Corporation, The Southern Music Company. Distinguished Service to Music Award-- Kappa Kappa Psi.
Listed in Who's Who in America, International Whoâ€™s Who in Music, New Groves Dictionary of Music and Musicians, Bakerâ€™s Biographical Dictionary of Music and Musicians, EncyclopÃ©die de la Musique.
His students are found teaching and performing in major positions throughout the world
Check out the artist's website:
1. Simple Gifts 1
2. Nebulae, Frank ferko
3. Elegy and Dances, Pamela Decker
4. Russian Folksong, You warned me not to leave you
5. Russian Floksong, Wake up, Rise up Blazing sun
6. Russian Folksong, Blow, Blow Stormy Weather
7. Simple Gifts II
8. Suite, Alan Stout - Cantabile
9. Suite - Maestoso con moto
10. Suite - Moderato con moto grave
11. Suite - Con moto ruvido
12. Suite - Grave
13. Memento, Michael Johanson
14. The Seventh Seal, Mischa Zupko
15. Musette-Chaconne-Forlorn-Times Telling True, Timothy Broege
16. Fantasy on Veni Creator Spiritus, Richard Proulx
17. Cathedral, Kirk O'Riordan
18. Norwegian Folk Song, Grant me God a Little Room
19. Norwegian Folksong, In God is Only Joy
20. Simple Gifts III