.:: Immediately below is the U of Massachusetts Saxophone Quartet invited to perform at the 2011 International Navy Band Saxophone Symposium, plus the schedule of the preceding tour.  Rodney Zuroeveste, Mat Schumer, Jeff Soffer, and Karalyn Aprill performing at the 2010 Multibands concert.

January 5, 2011 - Mamaroneck High School, Mamaroneck, NY, Timothy Hooker, Director

January 6, 2011 - Montgomery High School, Skillman, NJ, Adam Warshafsky & Kawika       Kahalehoe Directors.

January 6, 2011 - Atholton High School, Montgomery, MD, Eric Posner Director

January 7, 2011 - Island Creek Elementary, Alexandria, VA, Chris Riechers Director

January 8, 2011 - Navy Band International Saxophone Symposium, George Mason University

Fairfax, VA

Left to right, Jeff, Karalyn, Rodney, Mat, and Mr. Hooker, Director of Bands at Mamaroneck High School, and Mat's High School Director

Professor Klock, Dina Madden (Chair of the Music Department) Mr. Hooker, and the quartet at Mamaroneck High School

Our great hosts, Mr. and Mrs. Schumer (Mat's parents) with the quartet.

Mr. Warshafsky & Kahalehoe, lead the band program at Skillman High School, and were Jeff's directors in high school.

Skillman High School Saxophone quartet coached by Professor Klock.

 

Our great hosts, Mr. and Mrs. Soffer (Jeff's parents) with the Quartet.

Left to right, Jeff, Mat, Eric Posner, Director of Bands at Atholton High School, UMass Alum and former student of Professor Klock.

Quartet performing at Atholton High School.

Professor Klock's Masterclass with David McGowan.

Professor Klock's working with Julia Eng.

Julia showing Professor Klock how to do it!

Professor Klock working with Jason Wang.

Finding Waldo!  The quartet and our Host, Chris Riechers are somewhere in Mr.  Riechers 6th grade Elementary Music Class at Island Creek Elementary School.  Chris is a UMass Alum and former student of Professor Klock.

Quartet with Mr. Riechers and Rob Pettis with their 4th grade Island Creek Elementary Music Class.

Quartet with the Island Creek Elementary School Music Teachers Chris Riechers and Rob Pettis.

Professor Klock, Chris, and the quartet.

Chris and Professor Klock.

Professor Klock with Eric and his fiancee Tracy.

Kristen McKeon, UMass Alum and former student of Professor Klock, performing at the 34th International Navy Band Symposium.

University of Massachusetts Amherst Saxophone Quartet performing at the 34th International Navy Band Saxophone Symposium, January 8, 2011.

University of Massachusetts Amherst Saxophone Quartet performing at the 34th International Navy Band Saxophone Symposium, January 8, 2011.

University of Massachusetts Amherst Saxophone Quartet performing at the 34th International Navy Band Saxophone Symposium, January 8, 2011.

Chris and Sarah Riechers, both Alums and former students of Professor Klock with Caeden, one of our newest members of the University of Massachuetts Amherst Saxophone Class!

Pictures below are from the Spring 2010 Saxophone Quartet Tour featuring 2 U of Massachusetts in New Jersey, Maryland, Virginia, including their performances at the 2010 Navy Band International Saxophone Symposium

 

Jeff Soffer, Jeff Fennell, Anthony Cincotta, Greg Blair in the Clinic/Performance at Bridgewater Raritan High School in Bridgewater, NJ, January 2010

Jeff Soffer, Jeff Fennell, Anthony Cincotta, Greg Blair in the Clinic/Performance at Bridgewater Raritan High School in Bridgewater, NJ, January 2010

 

Paul Kinsman, Elizabeth Hanson, Katelyn Haggerty, and Rachel Drew in the Clinic/Performance at Bridgewater Raritan High School in Bridgewater, NJ, January 2010

Professor Klock giving a Masterclass

Professor Klock giving a Masterclass

 

 

Professor Klock and both quartets with the Masterclass participants and our host, Director of Bands Larry Markiewicz.

Jeff Soffer, Jeff Fennell, Anthony Cincotta, Greg Blair in the Clinic/Performance at Atholton High School, Columbia, MD, January 2010

Paul Kinsman, Elizabeth Hanson, Katelyn Haggerty, and Rachel Drew in the Clinic/Performance at Atholton High School, Columbia, MD January 2010

Professor Klock giving a masterclass with the Atholton High School Saxophone Quartet 

 

Professor Klock with host and Director of Bands Eric Posner presenting Professor Klock.  Eric is a graduate of the U of Massachusetts Saxophone Program

 

Professor Klock working with the James Madison University Saxophone Quartet, January 2010

 

Quartets performing at James Madison University

Quartets performing at James Madison University

Host and Professor of Saxophone David Pope and Professor Klock with the James Madison Saxophone Class and 2 U of Massachusetts Quartets, January 2010

 

 

 

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