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37th Annual New England Saxophone Festival and Competition

Claire Daly, baritone saxophone
Claire Daly, jazz saxophonist

Saturday, March 30, All day in the Music wing of the FAC
$30 Festival pass; $15 UMass student
4pm and 7pm Concerts are free & open to the public

37th Annual New England Saxophone Festival & Competition

Jonathan Hulting-Cohen & Felipe Salles, hosts
Connie Frigo & Claire Daly, guest artists

Festival details   H.S. Competition details    Online Registration

8:00 - Registration and Sponsors Booths Open. Breakfast available.
8:30 - New England Sax Fest Ensemble Rehearsal in Room 44 - Bring your sax!
9:30 - Saxophone Clinic with Professors Hulting-Cohen & Salles
10:30 - Competitions: Jazz in Rm 36, Classical in Bezanson
11:15 - New England Colleges Showcase, Presented by Yamaha
12:15 - Lunch (Announcement of Competition Winners and Presentations by Conn-Selmer and Yamaha)
1:00 - Sponsor Visits
1:30 - Connie Frigo Clinic
2:30 - Claire Daly Clinic
3:30 - Last Call for Sponsor Visits
4:00 - UMass Faculty Concert - Felipe Salles & Jonathan Hulting-Cohen, FREE, Sponsor Booths Close
5:30 -  Dinner
7:00 - Guest Artists Concert, FREE:
Claire Daly, jazz saxophone with Chris Keefe, piano; Fumi Tomita, bass & Tom Giampietro, drums and
Connie Frigo, saxophone, with Angela Jones-Reus, flute & Nadine Shank, piano - Transcriptions of music by French composers Ravel, Debussy, Milhaud & Boulanger