Saxophone Day 2016

Join us for Saxophone Day 2016!

Saturday, November 12, 8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Join us for a day of performances, clinics and masterclasses for saxophone, featuring Bowling Green State University guest artist duo Dr. John Sampen, saxophone, and Dr. Mark Bunce, composer and electronics. All participants are encouraged to bring their saxophones for participation in workshops and ensembles.

Cost: $25 (includes lunch)

Registration now available. Click here to register online.
Cash only on day of event
Please bring a music stand

  • Masterclasses and workshops
  • Concerts featuring guest artists, Western faculty and students
  • And more!


8:00-8:30 a.m.
Talbot College Atrium

8:30-9:45 a.m.
Saxophone Choir Rehearsal #1
Talbot College, Room 101
Dr. Colleen Richardson

10:00-10:45 a.m.
Workshop: Jazz Improvisation
Studio 242, Music Building
Dr. Kevin Watson

11:00-12:00 p.m.
Guest Artist Masterclass
von Kuster Hall, Music Building
Dr. John Sampen, saxophone

12:00-1:30 p.m.
Vendor Exhibitions & Lunch
Talbot College 101/Talbot Lounge

1:30-2:30 p.m.
Guest Artist Recital
von Kuster Hall, Music Building
Drs. John Sampen & Mark Bunce

2:30-3:00 p.m.
Vendor Exhibitions
Talbot College 101/Talbot Lounge

3:00-4:00 p.m.
Workshop: "The Performer and Electronics"
von Kuster Hall, Music Building
Drs. John Sampen & Mark Bunce

4:15-5:30 p.m.
Saxophone Choir Rehearsal #2
von Kuster Hall, Music Building
Dr. Colleen Richardson

5:30-5:45 p.m.

6:00-6:45 p.m.
Farewell Concert
von Kuster Hall, Music Building
Dr. Colleen Richardson, conductor
Dr. John Sampen, saxophone

Parking is available at Medway Lot (see Maps and Directions)

Maps and Directions to Western Campus

Parking Lot Map

2016 Event Sponsors:

conn-selmer logo         LongMcQuade.jpg

gift fund logo        D'Addario WW logo

(This program has been made possible through a grant from Conn-Selmer, Inc.
Long and McQuade is the participating Conn-Selmer dealer.)

fall preview day
Heading to Saxophone Day?

Extend your weekend and join us for Fall Preview Day on Nov. 13
at the Don Wright Faculty of Music.


Contact Information:

Bobbi Thompson
Phone: 519-661-2111 ext. 85367

Sasha Gorbasew
Phone: 519-611-2111 ext. 80532