Masterclass Saxophone - Joe Murphy

Datum: 21-10-2019
Plaats: K2.29 en K1.18 van het Conservatorium
Tijd: 9.00 - 16.00 uur

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Joseph Murphy has been the saxophone professor at Mansfield University of Pennsylvania since 1987. He has also been director of bands, department chair, and taught a variety of courses. At Tuesday October 22 he will visit the Utrecht Conservatory for a master class saxophone and a lunch concert together with guitarist Matthew Slotkin as the Duo Mantagnard.

He received the Bachelor of music education from Bowling Green State University (OH), and the Masters and Doctorate degrees from Northwestern University. Dr. Murphy was the music director of Tiffin (OH) Calvert High Schooll from 1983-85. In 1985-86 he received a Fullbright Award for a year of study in Bordeaux, France where he received a Premier Prix.

In June 1996 Dr. Murphy performed a solo recital at Lincoln Center. He has performed in all 50 states, 8 Canadian provinces, 24 countries and 6 continents. He has performed in New York, London, Berlin, Paris, Warsaw, Sydnet, Athens, Tokyo, Bangkok, Johannesburg and at 10 World Saxophone Congresses. He has premiered over 90 new works and is a clinician for the Selmer Corporation and Rico Corporation and has recorded 10 CDs.

Dr. Murphy’s memberships include Music Educators National Conference, Music Teachers National Association, North American Saxophone Alliance National Association of College Wind & Percussion Instructors, Phi Mu Alpha, and Kappa Kappa Psi. His award winning website is

09.00 - 11.30 K2.29
12.00 - 13.00 Lunch concert K1.18
14.00 -16.00 K2.29