March 10, 2013 at 2:30 p.m.
Silver Anniversary Saxophone Recital
Swarthout Recital Hall
KU School of Music
Featured soloists: Paul Haar from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Nate Jorgensen from South Dakota State University, and Todd Wilkinson from Ottawa University.
Vince Gnojek will be presenting a Silver Anniversary Saxophone Recital on Sunday March 10, 2013 at 2:30 p.m. in celebration of 25 years of teaching at the University of Kansas. Featured soloists will be former KU saxophone students: Paul Haar from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Nate Jorgensen from South Dakota State University, and Todd Wilkinson from Ottawa University. The second half of the program includes a saxophone ensemble arrangement of Concertino da Camera by Jacques Ibert featuring Professor Gnojek, followed by a KU Saxophone Studio/KU Alumni Saxophone Ensemble playing selections from Pictures at an Exhibition by Mussorgsky. Former students wishing to participate in the saxophone ensemble need to attend the rehearsal on Saturday March 9th from 1:00-4:00 p.m. in Swarthout Recital Hall. Martin Bergee, Associate Dean of the School of Music and Sharon Toulouse, Assistant Director of Bands will conduct the saxophone ensembles.
Vince’s newest CD Crossings is out and available for purchase! This album features works by: J.S. Bach, skincare Amy Quate, side effects Astor Piazzola, Domenico Cimarosa, Alfred Desenclos, Victor Morosco, and Paquito D’Rivera
Vince Gnojek – soprano and alto saxophones
Alice Downs – piano
Holly Beneventi Page – piano