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38th Annual New England Saxophone Festival & Competition

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Join us at the 38th Annual New England Saxophone Festival & Competition!

Saturday, April 17, 2021   9:30am - 8pm on Zoom, FREE

Hosted by UMass Saxophone Professors Jonathan Hulting-CohenFelipe Salles

Guest artists Otis and Haruko Murphy (classical) and Adam Larson (jazz) will present classes, recitals, and take part in a panel discussion.

Featuring the 6th Annual High School Jazz & Classical Competition (initial deadline to enter: March 21, 2021), plus masterclasses (apply by March 21), an online Community Saxophone Ensemble and a Group Jazz Transcription Project (open to all).
Please note: the Competition and masterclass application deadlines have been extended to March 21.

Music Teachers: Earn Professional Development Points by attending the festival as well as two special events on Friday.

For information, schedule, and to register, visit

Details about Competition, Community Saxophone Ensemble, Jazz Transcription Project

Sponsors: Yamaha, D'Addario, Eastman, Conn & Selmer, Gerry's Music Shop, Rovner Products, Silverstein Works, UMass College of Humanities & Fine Arts, & the UMass Arts Council

Otis & Haruko Murphy
Otis & Haruko Murphy

Adam Larson
Adam Larson


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