Duo 35 Concert! ClarinetMike and Saxophonist Todd Oxford Perform Sunday, August 14, 2016 in Austin, Texas

ClarinetMike says, "Come to our concert!"

ClarinetMike says, “Come to our Duo 35 concert in Austin, Texas!”

Saxophonist Todd Oxford and I will be playing our third concert of the summer in Austin, Texas on Sunday, August 14, 2016, 5 p.m., at the Episcopal Church of the Resurrection – see program below. We performed in Arlington, Texas in June and perform next week at ClarinetFest 2016 at the University of Kansas, Lawrence. Program Notes for the concert are available HERE – we will be repeating the same program from our June concert.

Duo 35 Concert
Michael Dean, clarinet
Todd Oxford, saxophone
with Suzanne Pagan, piano

Program

Postcards from Silver Lake (2010) (clarinet, alto saxophone & piano) by Mark Carlson
Full Moon over Mt. Baldy
Late at Night

Concerto (2003) (alto saxophone and piano) by Charles Rochester Young
Celebratory

Talking Pictures (1984) (clarinet & soprano saxophone) by Amy Quate
Monet
Blues
Whirligig 

Brief Intermission

NAS-T (2012) (solo alto saxophone) by Brian Rhodes

Truffles (2010) (clarinet & piano) by James Grant
Dark Chocolate (sinful)

Concertpiece No. 2 (1833) (clarinet, alto saxophone and piano) by Felix Mendelssohn

Sunday, August 14, 2016, 5 p.m.
Episcopal Church of the Resurrection
2200 Justin Lane, Austin, TX 78757
$10 Suggested Donation at the Door
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About ClarinetMike

American Clarinetist Michael Dean “ClarinetMike” performs and teaches internationally and across the USA to consistent praise such as, “world-class clarinetist and pedagogue,” “consummate performer,” “inspirational,” “outstanding teacher,” “super,” “brilliant performer,” and “one of the best clinicians I have ever seen.” Dr. Dean’s career is headlined by appearances at Carnegie Hall, ClarinetFest, NACWPI, Royal Northern College of Music, and Eastman School of Music, with recent recitals and master classes in Italy, Spain, Canada, Michigan, Ohio, Kansas, Iowa, Louisiana, and Texas. He recently returned for a fourth summer to the beautiful Italian Alps of Vipiteno, Italy as Clarinet Artist Faculty in Residence at the international Orfeo Music Festival. He is featured on 6 commercial CD’s including his soon-to-be-released new CD, Postcards from Silver Lake. He is also prominent on New Media, such as YouTube. He was clarinetist with the Paducah Symphony Orchestra for 11 years and he’s also performed with the Southwest Symphony, Nevada Symphony, Abilene Philharmonic, Southeast Chamber Players, Red Mesa Trio, and Duo 35. He has given more than 500 master classes, clinics and performances at universities, conservatories, conferences, festivals, high schools, junior high schools, and a diverse array of venues. As “ClarinetMike,” he writes for his noted and widely-read ClarinetMike Blog – viewed in 150 countries on 6 continents, clarinetmike.wordpress.com. His blog is the #1 clarinet blog on the Internet according to Google Search and a recent ranking on Feedspot. His articles also appear in professional journals such as the Southwestern Musician, The Bandmasters’ Review, WINDPLAYER, and NACWPI Journal. He is a past president and former officer on the National Board of the National Association of College Wind and Percussion Instructors (NACWPI). After a successful 20 years of teaching clarinet at the university level, he relocated to his native Texas due to family concerns. He is currently an active clarinet and woodwind performer, teacher, clinician, blogger, and consultant based in Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas. Dr. Michael Dean studied clarinet performance at Texas Tech University, University of Texas at Austin, University of Colorado at Boulder, and University of Texas at Arlington. His teachers include Robert Walzel, Phil Aaholm, Carol Jessup, Bob Ackerman, and Jess Youngblood. He is a BG France Performing Artist and his professional website is clarinetmike.com. Mike and his family live in Hurst, Texas. His family’s new Golden Retriever, Nimbus, is a relative of Andy.
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