20-Saxophone Orchestra presents Recital Celebrating Adolphe Sax Birthday

FSU’s Department of Music Presents Adolphe Sax Birthday Celebration Recital

Frostburg State University’s Department of Music will present an Adolphe Sax Birthday Celebration Recital on Saturday, Nov. 6, at 7:30 p.m. in the Pealer Recital Hall of FSU’s Woodward D. Pealer Performing Arts Center. This event is free and open to the public. If you can't attend the recital, it will also be livestreamed; click the 'Join Stream' button on this page a few minutes before the recital is scheduled to begin, or anytime during the recital, to view the live performance..

Join the FSU Saxophone Studio and local community saxophonists for an unforgettable evening of music celebrating the birth of Sax, the Belgian musician who invented the saxophone, and hear how the instrument has gained popularity since its invention in the mid-19th century. Directed by Dr. Brent Weber, the saxophone orchestra of more than 20 musicians will perform classical, jazz, rock and dance music. The program will consist of classical works from Georges Bizet and Gustav Holst; jazz standards from Rudy Wiedoeft, Glenn Miller and Hoagy Carmichael; and modern rock and dance tunes from Guns N’ Roses and Daft Punk.

The University is following CDC guidance based on current conditions in the area. Currently, FSU expects masks to be worn indoors when in the presence of others, regardless of vaccination status. Visitors to campus must visit www.frostburg.edu/checkin for symptom monitoring.

For more information, contact FSU’s Department of Music at 301-687-4109.

Saturday, November 6, 2021 at 7:30pm

Pealer Recital Hall, PAC
101 Braddock Road, Frostburg, MD, Frostburg

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