Performances

– July 12, 2015 –
17th World Saxophone Congress, Strasbourg, France – Salle 20
Lacrimosa
James Umble, alto saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– July 10, 2015 –
17th World Saxophone Congress, Strasbourg, France – Salle 24
energy flows nervously…in search of stillness
Assembly Saxophone QuartetJeffrey Heisler, soprano saxophone; Ian Jeffress, alto saxophone; Matthew Younglove, tenor saxophone; Adam Estes, baritone saxophone

– July 10, 2015 –
17th World Saxophone Congress, Strasbourg, France
Panel — “Compass: the Saxophone in the 21st Century”
Marilyn Shrude, Jean Marie Londeix, John Kennedy, William Street, Francoise Rosse and Susan B. Nourse (moderator)

– July 8, 2015 –
Freie Universität Berlin International, Berlin, Germany
Presentation — “The Music of Marilyn Shrude”
Marilyn Shrude

– June 24, 2015 –
American Saxophone Academy, Eastman School of Music, Hatch Recital Hall, Rochester, New York
Fantasmi
John Sampen, solo alto sax; Kenneth Tse, alto saxophone; Carrie Koffman, alto saxophone; Chien-Kwan Lin, alto saxophone; Timothy McAllister, alto saxophone

– June 22, 2015 –
Super Sax Camp, Choral Rehearsal Hall, Bowling Green State University
Continuum (Postscript ’97)
John Sampen, alto saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– June 14, 2015 –
Beijing People’s Liberation Army Military Music Hall
Notturno
Inventia Trio- Agata Ingras-Sawicka, flute; Dariusz Samol, alto saxophone; Ewa Ruszala, piano

– June 12, 2015 –
Music Hall of Culture and Art Center in Liuzhou, Jiangxi
Notturno
Inventia Trio- Agata Ingras-Sawicka, flute; Dariusz Samol, alto saxophone; Ewa Ruszala, piano

– June 9, 2015 –
Ningbo Cultural Plaza Grand Theatre
Notturno
Inventia Trio- Agata Ingras-Sawicka, flute; Dariusz Samol, alto saxophone; Ewa Ruszala, piano

– June 7, 2015 –
Nanning Guangxi Arts Institute, Nanning Guangxi
Notturno
Inventia Trio- Agata Ingras-Sawicka, flute; Dariusz Samol, alto saxophone; Ewa Ruszala, piano

– June 4, 2015 –

Zhaoqing Normal University, Zhaoqing Guangdong
Notturno
Inventia Trio- Agata Ingras-Sawicka, flute; Dariusz Samol, alto saxophone; Ewa Ruszala, piano

– June 2, 2015 –
Beijing Zi Zhong Primary School, Dongeheng District
Notturno
Inventia Trio- Agata Ingras-Sawicka, flute; Dariusz Samol, alto saxophone; Ewa Ruszala, piano

– May 29, 2015 –
St. John’s Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom
Litanies
Trio Dionysus– Dylan Ward, soprano saxophone; Alastair Wright, soprano saxophone; Juliana Witt, piano

– May 28, 2015 –
National Center for Early Music, York, United Kingdom
Litanies
Trio Dionysus– Dylan Ward, soprano saxophone; Alastair Wright, soprano saxophone; Juliana Witt, piano

– May 25, 2015 –
St. Giles’ Cathedral, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Litanies
Trio Dionysus– Dylan Ward, soprano saxophone; Alastair Wright, soprano saxophone; Juliana Witt, piano

– May 24, 2015 –
St. Wilfred’s Church, Harrogate, United Kingdom
Litanies
Trio Dionysus– Dylan Ward, soprano saxophone; Alastair Wright, soprano saxophone; Juliana Witt, piano

– May 23, 2015 –
St. Peter’s Church, Nottingham, United Kingdom
Litanies
Trio Dionysus– Dylan Ward, soprano saxophone; Alastair Wright, soprano saxophone; Juliana Witt, piano

– May 22, 2015 –
St. Martin in the Bullring, Birmingham, United Kingdom
Litanies
Trio Dionysus– Dylan Ward, soprano saxophone; Alastair Wright, soprano saxophone; Juliana Witt, piano

– May 21, 2015 –
Birmingham Conservatoire, Birmingham, United Kingdom
Litanies
Trio Dionysus– Dylan Ward, soprano saxophone; Alastair Wright, soprano saxophone; Juliana Witt, piano

– May 14, 2015 –
Perrysburg High School Auditorium, Perrysburg, Ohio
Essay
John Sampen, alto saxophone; Corey Whitt, Perrysburg Concert Band

– May 8, 2015 –
Fischoff Competition, Leighton Concert Hall, Notre Dame University, South Bend, Indiana
Litanies
Trio Dionysus– Dylan Ward, soprano saxophone; Alastair Wright, soprano saxophone; Juliana Witt, piano

– April 26, 2015 –
United Methodist Church, Thomasville, North Carolina
Litanies
Trio Dionysus– Dylan Ward, soprano saxophone; Alastair Wright, soprano saxophone; Juliana Witt, piano

– April 18, 2015 –
Coleman Chamber Music Competition, Pasadena, California
Litanies
Trio Dionysus– Dylan Ward, soprano saxophone; Alastair Wright, soprano saxophone; Juliana Witt, piano

– April 20, 2015 –
University of North Texas, Denton, Texas
Face of the Moon
Ken Chicosky, alto saxophone; guitar

– April 11, 2015 –
University of North Carolina School of the Arts, Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Litanies
Trio Dionysus– Dylan Ward, soprano saxophone; Alastair Wright, soprano saxophone; Juliana Witt, piano

– March 29, 2015 –
Bowling Green State University, Bryan Recital Hall, Bowling Green, Ohio
Evolution V
Gavin Goodwin, solo alto saxophone; Dustin Baer, soprano saxophone; John Sampen, alto saxophone; Yi-Chia Du, tenor saxophone; Chris Murphy, baritone saxophone

– March 28, 2015 –
Bravo BG, Conrad Room, Wolfe Center, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio
Evolution V
Gavin Goodwin, solo alto saxophone; Dustin Baer, soprano saxophone; John Sampen, alto saxophone; Yi-Chia Du, tenor saxophone; Chris Murphy, baritone saxophone

– March 7, 2015 –
Bob Jones University, War Memorial Chapel, Greenville, South Carolina
Litanies
Trio Dionysus– Dylan Ward, soprano saxophone; Alastair Wright, soprano saxophone; Juliana Witt, piano

– February 11, 2015 –
Bowling Green State University, Bryan Recital Hall, Bowling Green, Ohio
La Folia II: Lacuna
Robert Satterlee, piano

– February 11, 2015 –
Bowling Green State University, Bryan Recital Hall, Bowling Green, Ohio
Recit
Conor Nelson, flute; Robert Satterlee, piano

– February 7, 2015 –
Simpson College, Lemberg Hall, Indianola, Indiana
Notturno
Verismo Trio– Nicole Riner, flute; J. Scott Turpen, alto saxophone; Theresa Bogard, piano

– February 6, 2015 –
University of Nebraska Omaha, Strauss Performing Arts Center Recital Hall, Omaha, Nebraska
Notturno
Verismo Trio– Nicole Riner, flute; J. Scott Turpen, alto saxophone; Theresa Bogard, piano

– February 6, 2015 –
Nebraska Wesleyan University, Department of Music, Lincoln, Nebraska
Notturno
Verismo Trio– Nicole Riner, flute; J. Scott Turpen, alto saxophone; Theresa Bogard, piano

– December 7, 2014 –
University of Georgia, Ramsey Concert Hall, Athens, Georgia
Litanies
Trio DionysusDylan Ward, soprano saxophone; Alastair Wright, soprano saxophone; Juliana Witt, piano

– December 6, 2014 –
ArtsX, Bowling Green State University, Wolfe Center Atrium, with kinetic sculpture by Erwin Redel
Trope
John Sampen and the 
BGSU Saxophone Studio, alto saxophone

– November 21, 2014 –
University of Puget Sound, Schneebeck Concert Hall, Tacoma, Washington
Libro d’Ore (Book of Hours)
Maria Sampen, violin; Huw Edwards, University of Puget Sound Orchestra

– November 3, 2014 –
University of Georgia, Ramsey Concert Hall, Athens, Georgia
Notturno
Verismo Trio– Nicole Riner, flute; J. Scott Turpen, alto saxophone; Theresa Bogard, piano

– October 30, 2014 –
Mercer University, Neva Langley Fickling Hall, Macon, Georgia
Notturno
Verismo Trio– Nicole Riner, flute; J. Scott Turpen, alto saxophone; Theresa Bogard, piano

– October 29, 2014 –
University of South Carolina, Recital Hall, Columbia, South Carolina
Notturno
Verismo Trio– Nicole Riner, flute; J. Scott Turpen, alto saxophone; Theresa Bogard, piano

– October 28, 2014 –
Georgia College, Max Noah Recital Hall, Milledgeville, Georgia
Notturno
Verismo TrioNicole Riner, flute; J. Scott Turpen, alto saxophone; Theresa Bogard, piano

– October 18, 2014 –
New Music Festival 35, Bowling Green State University, Kobacker Recital Hall, Bowling Green, Ohio
Libro d’Ore (Book of Hours)
Ioana Galu, violin; Emily Freeman Brown, Bowling Green Philharmonia Orchestra

– September 22, 2014 –
California State University Long Beach, Gerald R. Daniel Recital Hall, Long Beach, California
Trope
John Sampen, alto saxophone

– September 22, 2014 –
California State University Long Beach, Long Beach, California
Presentation — “The Music of Marilyn Shrude”
Marilyn Shrude

– September 19, 2014 –
Whittier College, Memorial Chapel, Whittier, California
Trope
John Sampen, alto saxophone

– September 19, 2014 –
Whittier College, Whittier, California
Presentation — “The Music of Marilyn Shrude”
Marilyn Shrude

– September 19, 2014 –
Whittier College, Whittier, California
Composition Master Class
Marilyn Shrude

– September 18, 2014 –
San Jose State University, “The Listening Hour,” Music Concert Hall, San Jose, California
Trope
John Sampen, alto saxophone

– September 18, 2014 –
San Jose State University, Music Concert Hall, San Jose, California
Presentation — “The Use of Technology in Concert Music”
Marilyn Shrude, John SampenMark Bunce

– September 17, 2014 –
San Jose State University, Music Concert Hall, San Jose, California
Trope
John Sampen, alto saxophone

– September 16, 2014 –
California State University Stanislaus, Bernell and Flora Snider Music Recital Hall, Turlock California
Trope
John Sampen, alto saxophone

– September 16, 2014 –
California State University Stanislaus, Turlock California
Presentation — “The Music of Marilyn Shrude”
Marilyn Shrude

– September 16, 2014 –
California State University Stanislaus, Turlock California
Composition Master Class
Marilyn Shrude

– September 15, 2014 –
California State University, Music Recital Hall, Sacramento California
Trope
John Sampen, alto saxophone

– September 15, 2014 –
California State University, Sacramento California
Presentation — “The Music of Marilyn Shrude”
Marilyn Shrude

– September 5, 2014 –
Mansfield University, Steadman Theatre, Mansfield, PA
Lacrimosa
Solaris DuoJoel Diegert, alto saxophone; Mariam Vardzelashvili, piano

– July 13, 2014 –
Stetson University, DeLand, FL
Caritas
James Bishop, alto saxophone; Sharon Peterson, piano

– July 8, 2014 –
North-West University, School of Music and Conservatory, Potchefstroom Campus, South Africa
Face of the Moon
Joseph Murphy, alto saxophone; Matthew Slotkin, guitar

– June 24, 2014 –
Sala Thalia, Sibiu, Romania
LacrimosaAvanti!Continuum (Postscript ’97)Renewing the Myth
John Sampen, alto saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– June 19, 2014 –
Sala Thalia, Sibiu, Romania
Libro d’Ore (Book of Hours)
Ioana Galu, violin; Emily Freeman Brown, Sibiu Philharmonic Orchestra

– June 15, 2014 –
University of Cologne, Germany
Shadows and Dawning
Lois Alen Gonzalez, soprano saxophone; piano

– June 5, 2014 –
International Women’s Brass Conference, Northern Kentucky University, Greaves Hall, Highland Heights, KY
The Face of Water
Monarch Brass, Marie Speziale, conductor

– May 19, 2014 –
European University, Kasteliotissa Hall, Pafor Gate, Nicosia, Cyprus
Kantada
Yiannis Morales, alto saxophone; Annini Tsiouti, piano

– May 3, 2014 –
Ohio Wesleyan University, Gray Chapel, Delaware, OH
Libro d’Ore (Book of Hours)
Ioana Galu, violin; Jaime Morales-Matos, Central Ohio Symphony

– April 27, 2014 –
Bowling Green State University, Bryan Recital Hall
Notturno
Jayde Weide, flute; Anthony Nicolia, alto saxophone; Mark Witmer, piano

– April 26, 2014 –
Last Exit Books, Kent, OH
Trope
Kent State New Music Ensemble, mixed chamber ensemble

– April 13, 2014 –
University of Iowa, Riverside Recital Hall, Iowa City, IA
Sotto Voce
Maria Sampen, violin; David Requiro, cello; Duane Hulbert, piano

– April 12, 2014 –
University of Minnesota, Ultan Recital Hall, Minneapolis, MN
Sotto Voce
Maria Sampen, violin; David Requiro, cello; Duane Hulbert, piano

– April 11, 2014 –
KING FM – Seattle Public Radio
Sotto Voce
Maria Sampen, violin; David Requiro, cello; Duane Hulbert, piano

– April 11, 2014 –
University of Wisconsin, Mills Hall, Madison, WI
Sotto Voce
Maria Sampen, violin; David Requiro, cello; Duane Hulbert, piano

– March 30, 2014 –
JCC Thurnauer School of Music, Eric Brown Theater, Tenafly, NJ
Visions in Metaphor
Zach Herchen, alto saxophone

– March 29, 2014 –
SCI Region V, Western Michigan University, Dalton Center Recital Hall, Kalamazoo, MI
Within Silence
Maria Sampen, violin; John Sampen, alto saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– March 27, 2014 –
Oklahoma State University, Seretean Center Concert Hall, Stillwater, OK
Sotto Voce
Maria Sampen, violin; David Requiro, cello; Duane Hulbert, piano

– March 26, 2014 –
University of Oklahoma, Sharp Concert Hall, Normal, OK
Sotto Voce
Maria Sampen, violin; David Requiro, cello; Duane Hulbert, piano

– March 22, 2014 –
NASA Biennial Conference 2014, Foellinger Great Hall, University of Illinois, Champaign, IL
LacrimosaAvanti!
John Sampen, alto saxophone; I-Chen Yeh, piano

– March 8, 2014 –
University of Puget Sound, Schneebeck Concert Hall, Tacoma, WA
Matins
University of Puget Sound Wind Ensemble, Gerard Morris, conductor

– February 23, 2014 –
Bryan Recital Hall, Bowling Green State University
Renewing the Myth
Matthew Younglove, alto saxophone; Stephanie Titus, piano

– February 14, 2014 –
Tenri Cultural Institute, New York City, NY
Visions in Metaphor
Zach Herchen, alto saxophone

– February 14, 2014 –
BGSU Studio Recital, MMAC 1004, Bowling Green State University
Trope
Dustin Baer, alto saxophone

– November 30, 2013 –
Warsaw, Poland
Face of the Moon
Joseph Murphy, alto saxophone; Matthew Slotkin, guitar

– November 27, 2013 –
Szczecin, Poland
Face of the Moon
Joseph Murphy, alto saxophone; Matthew Slotkin, guitar

– November 25, 2013 –
Berlin, Germany
Face of the Moon
Joseph Murphy, alto saxophone; Matthew Slotkin, guitar

– November 24, 2013 –
Bryan Recital Hall, Bowling Green State University
Fantasmi
Ryan Hurd, Corey Whitt, Emily Schultz, Gavin Goodwin, Justin Massey, Dustin Baer, alto saxophone

– November 23, 2013 –
Krakow, Poland
Face of the Moon
Joseph Murphy, alto saxophone; Matthew Slotkin, guitar

– November 23, 2013 –
Kent State University, Kent, OH
Trope
Kent State New Music Ensemble, mixed chamber ensemble

– November 23, 2013 –
Bryan Recital Hall, Bowling Green State University
Fantasmi
Ryan Hurd, Corey Whitt, Emily Schultz, Gavin Goodwin, Justin Massey, Dustin Baer, alto saxophone

– October 31, 2013 –
Bowling Green State University
Notturno
Jayde Weide, flute; Anthony Nicolia, alto saxophone; Mark Witmer, piano

– October 25, 2013 –
BGSU Woodwind Seminar, Conrad Room, Bowling Green State University
Fantasmi
Ryan Hurd, Corey Whitt, Emily Schultz, Gavin Goodwin, Justin Massey, Dustin Baer, alto saxophone

– October 19, 2013 –
Gustavos Adolphus College, St. Peter, MN
Renewing the Myth
John Engebretsen, alto saxophone; Esther Wang, piano

– October 18, 2013 –
New Music Festival 34, Kobacker Hall, Bowling Green State University
Within Silence
Maria Sampen, violin; John Sampen, alto saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– October 13, 2013 –
University of Puget Sound String Festival, University of Puget Sound, Tacoma, WA
la chanson du printemps . . .
University of Puget Sound String Orchestra

– September 26, 2013 –
University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
Presentation — “The Music of Marilyn Shrude”
Marilyn Shrude

– September 26, 2013 –
University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
Composition Master Class
Marilyn Shrude

– September 25, 2013 –
University of Vermont, Music Building Recital Hall, Burlington, VT
Trope
John Sampen, alto saxophone

– September 23, 2013 –
Hartt School of Music, Millard Auditorium, West Hartford, CT
Trope
John Sampen, alto saxophone

– September 23, 2013 –
Hartt School of Music, Millard Auditorium, West Hartford, CT
Presentation — “The Music of Marilyn Shrude”
Marilyn Shrude

– September 23, 2013 –
Hartt School of Music, Millard Auditorium, West Hartford, CT
Composition Master Class
Marilyn Shrude

– September 13, 2013 –
Oakland University, Varner Recital Hall, Oakland, MI
Continuum (Postscript ’97)Kantada
Alex Sellars, alto saxophone, I-Chen Yeh, piano

– September 13, 2013 –
Oakland University, Varner Recital Hall, Oakland, MI
TropeRiver SongFor Luciano
Alex Sellars, alto saxophone

– August 13, 2013 –
Sala Payro, Teatro Municipal, Bahi Blanca, Argentina
Face of the Moon
Joseph Murphy, alto saxophone; Matthew Slotkin, guitar

– August 13, 2013 –
Sala Payro, Teatro Municipal, Bahi Blanca, Argentina
Avanti!Continuum (Postscript ’97)Renewing the Myth
John Sampen, alto saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– August 12, 2013 –
Necochia, Argentina
Avanti!Continuum (Postscript ’97)Renewing the Myth
John Sampen, alto saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– August 9, 2013 –
La Plata, Argentina
Presentation — “Saxophone Music of Marilyn Shrude”
Marilyn Shrude

– August 7, 2013 –
Auditoriu Raul Scalabrini Ortiz del pasaje Dardo Rocha, La Plata, Argentina
Avanti!Continuum (Postscript ’97)Renewing the Myth
John Sampen, alto saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– August 7, 2013 –
La Plata, Argentina
Presentation — “Saxophone and Electronics”
John Sampen, Marilyn Shrude

– August 2, 2013 –
Mercedes, Uruguay
Avanti!Continuum (Postscript ’97)Renewing the Myth
John Sampen, alto saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– June 26, 2013 –
Carolina Saxophone Camp, Fort Mills, South Carolina
Fantasmi
Matthew Shirey, alto saxophone; Matthew Younglove, alto saxophone; BGSU saxophones

– June 24, 2013 –
Super Sax Camp, Choral Rehearsal Hall, Bowling Green State University
Avanti!Continuum (Postscript ’97)
John Sampen, alto saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– May 5, 2013 –
Fine Arts Building, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
Lacrimosa
Kayla Chambers, alto saxophone

– April 22, 2013 –
Kent State University
For Luciano, Trope, Kantada, River Song, Continuum (Postscript ’97)
Alex Sellars, saxophone

– April 21, 2013 –
Bowling Green State University, Bryan Recital Hall
Visions in Metaphor
Bobbi Thompson, alto saxophone

– April 17, 2013 –
Oklahoma State University
Notturno
Trio Sienna – Sarah McKiddy, violin; Katie Duncan, alto saxophone; Charlotte Dumesnil, piano

– April 14, 2013 –
Bowling Green State University, Bryan Recital Hall
Continuum (Postscript ’97)
Corey Whitt, alto saxophone; Jianhong Hu, piano

– April 12, 2013 –
Bowling Green State University, Choral Rehearsal Hall
Fantasmi
Matthew Shirey, alto saxophone; Matthew Younglove, alto saxophone; BGSU saxophones

– April 6, 2013 –
University of Ontario, Talbot College 131
Visions in Metaphor
Matt Henry, alto saxophone

– March 23, 2013 –
Ball State University, 43rd Festival of New Music, Sursa Hall
Trope
John Sampen, alto saxophone

– March 9, 2013 –
MTNA National Conference, Annaheim, CA
Notturno
Trio Sienna – Sarah McKiddy, violin; Katie Duncan, alto saxophone; Charlotte Dumesnil, piano

– March 3, 2013 –
North American Saxophone Alliance Region 5 conference 2013, BGSU, Bryan Recital Hall
Litanies
Elissa Kana, soprano saxophone; John Cummins, soprano saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– February 19, 2013 –
Oklahoma State University
Notturno
Trio Sienna – Sarah McKiddy, violin; Katie Duncan, alto saxophone; Charlotte Dumesnil, piano

– February 16, 2013 –
West Virginia University, Morgantown, Bloch Recital Hall
Trope
John Sampen, alto saxophone

– February 15, 2013 –
SCI 2013, Ohio State University, Weigel Hall Aud.
Sotto Voce
Jana Vander Schaaf, violin; Mary Featherston, cello; Maria Staeblein, piano

– February 14, 2013 –
Bowling Green State University, Kobacker Hall
A Gift of Memories
BGSU New Music Ensemble, Christopher Dietz, conductor

– February 8, 2013 –
OMEA, Hyatt Regency, Deleware Ballroom, Columbus, Ohio
la chanson du printemps . . .
The Upper Arlington HS Symphony Strings, Ed Zunic, conductor

– February 6, 2013 –
Bowling Green State University, Bryan Recital Hall
Within Silence
Ioana Galu, violin; John Sampen, alto saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– January 25, 2013 –
Bowling Green State University, Bryan Recital Hall
Presentation — “A Celebration of John Cage”
John Sampen and Marilyn Shrude

– January 17, 2013 –
University of South Carolina, Columbia South Carolina
Lacrimosa
Clifford Leaman, alto saxophone

– December 29, 2012 –
Hateiva – Tel Aviv, Israel
Trope
Noa Even, saxophone

– December 2, 2012 –
Youngstown State University, Bliss Recital Hall, Youngstown, OH
Lacrimosa
James Umble, alto saxophone; Nancy DeSalvo, piano

– December 1, 2012 –
Kent State University, Kent Ohio
Presentation — “A Celebration of John Cage”
John Sampen and Marilyn Shrude

– November 16, 2012 –
Bryan Recital Hall, Bowling Green State University
Fantasmi
Dan Frakes and Jacob Kopcienski soloists; Bowling Green State University Saxophones

– October 12, 2012 –
2012 Society of Composers, Inc., National Student Conference, Columbus Ohio
Keynote Speaker
Marilyn Shrude

– September 27, 2012 –
Acadia University, Wolfville-Halifax, Nova Scotia
Trope
John Sampen, alto saxophone

– September 27, 2012 –
Acadia University, Wolfville-Halifax, Nova Scotia
Guest Artist
Marilyn Shrude

– September 23, 2012 –
Mt. Allison University, Brunton Auditorium, Sackville, Nova Scotia
Trope
John Sampen, alto saxophone

– September 23, 2012 –
Mt. Allison University, Brunton Auditorium, Sackville, Nova Scotia
Composition Master Class
Marilyn Shrude

– September 18, 2012 –
Mansfield University, PA
Trope
John Sampen, alto saxophone

– September 18, 2012 –
Mansfield University, PA
Composition Master Class
Marilyn Shrude

– September 17, 2012 –
Carnegie Mellon University, Kresge Theatre, Pittsburgh, PA
Trope
John Sampen, alto saxophone

– September 16, 2012 –
Westminster College, Will W. Orr Auditorium, New Wilmington, PA
Trope
John Sampen, soprano saxophone

– September 15, 2012 –
Susquehanna University, Cunningham Center for Music and Art, Stretansky Concert Hall
Trope
John Sampen, soprano saxophone

– September 15, 2012 –
Susquehanna University, Cunningham Center for Music and Art
Composition Master Class
Marilyn Shrude

– August 13, 2012 –
Universidad Nacional de la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Face of the Moon
Joseph Murphy, alto saxophone; Matthew Slotkin, guitar

– August 6, 2012 –
Universidad Nacional de la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Visions in Metaphor
Joseph Murphy, alto saxophone

– August 2, 2012 –
International Music Days Brache, Germany
Trope
Theofolis Sotiriades, alto saxophone

– July 16-22, 2012 –
SaxArts Festival 2012, Museo Internazionale delle Ceramiche, Faenza, Italy
Guest Artists
John Sampen, saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– July 16, 2012 –
SaxArts Festival 2012, Museo Internazionale delle Ceramiche, Faenza, Italy
Lacrimosa
John Sampen, alto saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– July 13, 2012 –
World Saxophone Congress XVI, St. Leonards Auditorium, St. Andrews, Scotland
Presentation — “A Celebration of John Cage”
John Sampen and Marilyn Shrude

– July 12, 2012 –
World Saxophone Congress XVI, St. Leonards Auditorium, St. Andrews, Scotland
Within Silence
Maria Sampen, violin; John Sampen, soprano saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– July 11, 2012 –
World Saxophone Congress XVI, St. Leonards Auditorium, St. Andrews, Scotland
Litanies
John Cummins, soprano saxophone; Elissa Kana, soprano saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– June 21, 2012 –
St. John’s Notting Hill, London, England
Notturno
Echo Trio – Radu Ropotan, violin; Amy Green, alto saxophone; Alexandra Zlatior, piano

– June 19, 2012 –
Walla Wall Chamber Music Festival, Power House Theatre, Walla Walla, WA
Sotto Voce
Maria Sampen, violin; Norbert Lewandowski, cello; Cristina Valdes, piano

– June 3, 2012 –
Hemke Legacy Concert. Pick-Staiger Concert Hall, Northwestern University
Avanti!
John Sampen, alto saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– May 12, 2012 –
Weigel Hall Auditorium, Ohio State University “Chamber Music: An Interdisciplinary Crossroads” Conference
Notturno
Erin Torres, flute; Michael Torres, alto saxophone; Thomas Wells, piano

– May 12, 2012 –
Ohio State University “Chamber Music: An Interdisciplinary Crossroads” Conference
Special Guest
Marilyn Shrude

– April 28, 2012 –
Finney Concert Hall, Texas A&M U-Commerce. 2012 Northeast Texas Saxophone Symposium
Shadows and Dawning
Brent Bristow, soprano saxophone; Mary Jo Parker, piano

– April 28, 2012 –
Market Street Music, Wilmington, Delaware
How Lovely is Your Dwelling Place
Mastersingers of Wilmington, David Schelat, director

– April 20-21, 2012 –
Bordeaux Conservatory
Guest Artists
John Sampen and Marilyn Shrude

– April 10, 2012 –
Convocation Hall, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
Lacrimosa
Justin Massey, alto saxophone; Roger Admiral, piano

– April 5, 2012 –
Ravel Salon, Paris Conservatory
Lacrimosa
John Sampen, alto saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– April 5, 2012 –
Ravel Salon, Paris Conservatory
Trope
John Sampen, alto saxophone

– April 1, 2012 –
Bryan Recital Hall, Bowling Green State University
Renewing the Myth
Xiao Han, alto saxophone; Xuan He, piano

– March 30, 2012 –
Dalton Center Lecture Hall, School of Music, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan
Trope
John Sampen, alto saxophone

– March 20, 2012 –
Grant Recital Hall, Conservatory of Music and Dance, University of Missouri, Kansas City
Trope
John Sampen, alto saxophone

– March 19, 2012 –
A. P. Green Chapel, Memorial Union, University of Missouri School of Music. Columbia, Missouri
Trope
John Sampen, alto saxophone

– March 15, 2012 –
Katzin Concert Hall, School of Music, Arizona State University. Tempe, Arizona
Trope
John Sampen, alto saxophone

– March 13, 2012 –
Seretean Center Concert Hall, Oklahoma State University Department of Music. Stillwater, Oklahoma
Trope
John Sampen, alto saxophone

– March 4, 2012 –
Studio 2-7, Fine Arts Building, University of Alberta. Edmonton, Canada.
Continuum (Postscript ’97)
John Sampen, alto saxophoneRoger Admiral, piano

– March 4, 2012 –
Studio 2-7, Fine Arts Building, University of Alberta. Edmonton, Canada.
Lacrimosa
John Sampen, alto saxophone; Roger Admiral, piano

– February 28, 2012 –
Bryan Recital Hall, Bowling Green State University
Memorie di Luoghi
Ioana Galu, violin; Solungga Fan-Tzu-Lui, piano

– February 26, 2012 –
Bryan Recital Hall, Bowling Green State University
Renewing the Myth
Matthew Shirey, alto saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– February 24, 2012 –
Sursa Performance Hall, Ball State University
Renewing the Myth
Om Srivastava, alto saxophone

– February 1, 2012 –
Indiana University – Purdue University, Fort Wayne, Indiana
La Folia II: Lacuna
Robert Satterlee, piano

– January 29, 2012 –
Swope Recital Hall, Slippery Rock University. PA
Solidarnosc
Nanette Kaplan Solomon, piano

– January 24, 2012 –
Sherman Clay Pianos, Portland, Oregon
La Folia II: Lacuna
Robert Satterlee, piano

– January 19, 2012 –
Missouri Southern State University, Corley Hall. Joplin, Missouri
La Folia II: Lacuna
Robert Satterlee, piano

– January 18, 2012 –
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Kimball Recital Hall
La Folia II: Lacuna
Robert Satterlee, piano