Performances

– July 28, 2018 –
Lansum Festival, San Gabriel, CA
Lacrimosa
John Sampen, alto saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– July 28, 2018 –
Lansum Festival, San Gabriel, CA
From My Mother’s Land
John Sampen, alto saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– July 28, 2018 –
Lansum Festival, San Gabriel, CA
Continuum (Postscript ’97)
John Sampen, alto saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– July 28, 2018 –
Lansum Festival, San Gabriel, CA
River Song. A Postcard from the Sechuan Provence
John Sampen, alto saxophone

– July 28, 2018 –
Lansum Festival, San Gabriel, CA
Kantada
John Sampen, alto saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– July 27, 2018 –
Lansum Festival, San Gabriel, CA
From My Mother’s Land
John Sampen, alto saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– July 27, 2018 –
Lansum Festival, San Gabriel, CA
Continuum (Postscript ’97)
John Sampen, alto saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– July 27, 2018 –
Lansum Festival, San Gabriel, CA
River Song. A Postcard from the Sechuan Provence
John Sampen, alto saxophone

– July 27, 2018 –
Lansum Festival, San Gabriel, CA
Kantada
John Sampen, alto saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– July 16, 2018 –
World Saxophone Congress, Zagreb, Croatia
Quietly Revealed (World Premiere)
John Sampen, soprano saxophone; Brianna Buck, soprano saxophone; Claire Selle, alto saxophone; Drew Hosler, alto saxophone; Jonathan Kierspe, alto saxophone

– July 15, 2018 –
World Saxophone Congress, Zagreb, Croatia
Renewing the Myth
Matthew Younglove, soprano saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– June 14, 2018 –
Snow Pond Music Festival, Frederick L. Hemke Saxophone Institute, Sidney, ME
Continuum (Postscript ’97)
John Sampen, alto saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– June 14, 2018 –
Snow Pond Music Festival, Frederick L. Hemke Saxophone Institute, Sidney, ME
From My Mother’s Land (US Premiere)
John Sampen, alto saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– June 14, 2018 –
Snow Pond Music Festival, Frederick L. Hemke Saxophone Institute, Sidney, ME
River Song. A Postcard from the Sechuan Provence
John Sampen, alto saxophone

– June 14, 2018 –
Snow Pond Music Festival, Frederick L. Hemke Saxophone Institute, Sidney, ME
Kantada
John Sampen, alto saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– June 14, 2018 –
Snow Pond Music Festival, Frederick L. Hemke Saxophone Institute, Sidney, ME
Lacrimosa
Nathan Nabb, alto saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– June 2, 2018 –
International Saxophone Festival, Szczecin, Poland
Continuum (Postscript ’97)
John Sampen, alto saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– June 2, 2018 –
International Saxophone Festival, Szczecin, Poland
From My Mother’s Land (World Premiere)
John Sampen, alto saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– June 2, 2018 –
International Saxophone Festival, Szczecin, Poland
River Song. A Postcard from the Sechuan Provence
John Sampen, alto saxophone

– June 2, 2018 –
International Saxophone Festival, Szczecin, Poland
Kantada
John Sampen, alto saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– June 2, 2018 –
International Saxophone Festival, Szczecin, Poland
Fantasmi
Darius Samol, solo alto saxophone; John Sampen, solo alto saxophone; Conservatory Students

– June 1, 2018 –
International Saxophone Festival, Szczecin, Poland
Renewing the Myth
Pawel Filipowicz, alto saxophone; Pitor Grelowski, piano

– June 1, 2018 –
International Saxophone Festival, Szczecin, Poland
Notturno: In Memoriam Toru Takemitsu
Pawel Filipowicz, flute; Kajetana Pusteinik, alto saxophone; Aleksy Kornicz, piano

– May 29, 2018 –
International Saxophone Festival, Szczecin, Poland
Evolution V
Darius Samol, alto saxophone solo; Pawel Filipowicz, soprano saxophone; Agnieszka Jutkiewicz, alto saxophone; Julita Przybylska, tenor saxophone; Michal Maslak, baritone saxophone

– April 21, 2018 –
Bowling Green State University, Bryan Recital Hall, Bowling Green, OH
Renewing the Myth
Yufei Zhang, alto saxophone; Peisi Luo, piano

– April 21, 2018 –
Bowling Green State University, Bryan Recital Hall, Bowling Green, OH
River Song. A Postacard from the Sechuan Provence
Yufei Zhang, alto saxophone

– April 17, 2018 –
Toledo Manor House, Toledo, OH
energy flows nervously…in search of stillness
The Segetem Saxophone Quartet: Soren Hamm, soprano saxophone; Claire Salli, alto saxophone; Jonathan Kierspe, tenor saxophone; Piyaphon Asawakarnjanakit, baritone saxophone

– April 15, 2018 –
Bowling Green State University, Wolfe Center for the Performing Arts, Bowling Green, OH
energy flows nervously…in search of stillness
The Segetem Saxophone Quartet: Soren Hamm, soprano saxophone; Claire Salli, alto saxophone; Jonathan Kierspe, tenor saxophone; Piyaphon Asawakarnjanakit, baritone saxophone

– April 9, 2018 –
Northern Michigan University, Reynolds Recital Hall, Marquette, MI
Trope
John Sampen, alto saxophone

– April 8, 2018 –
Lawrence University, Appleton, WI
Trope
John Sampen, alto saxophone

– April 7, 2018 –
Augustana College, Larson Hall, Rock Island, IL
Trope
John Sampen, alto saxophone

– April 6, 2018 –
Wayne State University, Schaver Recital Hall, Detroit, MI
Renewing the Myth
Matthew Younglove, soprano saxophone; Liz Ames, piano

– April 6, 2018 –
Wayne State University, Schaver Recital Hall, Detroit, MI
Shadows and Dawning
Matthew Younglove, soprano saxophone; Liz Ames, piano

– April 4, 2018 –
University of North Carolina Greensboro School of Music, Organ Hall, Greensboro, NC
Visions in Metaphor
Tucker Daniel, alto saxophone

– March 25, 2018 –
St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, Bowling Green, OH
energy flows nervously…in search of stillness
The Segetem Saxophone Quartet: Soren Hamm, soprano saxophone; Claire Salli, alto saxophone; Jonathan Kierspe, tenor saxophone; Piyaphon Asawakarnjanakit, baritone saxophone

– March 24, 2018 –
2018 Wayland Chamber Music Competition Final Round, Bowling Green State University, Bryan Recital Hall, Bowling Green, OH
energy flows nervously…in search of stillness
The Segetem Saxophone Quartet: Soren Hamm, soprano saxophone; Claire Salli, alto saxophone; Jonathan Kierspe, tenor saxophone; Piyaphon Asawakarnjanakit, baritone saxophone

– March 18, 2018 –
2018 Wayland Chamber Music Competition Preliminary Round, Bowling Green State University, Bryan Recital Hall, Bowling Green, OH
energy flows nervously…in search of stillness
The Segetem Saxophone Quartet: Soren Hamm, soprano saxophone; Claire Salli, alto saxophone; Jonathan Kierspe, tenor saxophone; Piyaphon Asawakarnjanakit, baritone saxophone

– March 16, 2018 –
BGSU Woodwind Seminar, Bowling Green State University, Bryan Recital Hall, Bowling Green, OH
energy flows nervously…in search of stillness
The Segetem Saxophone Quartet: Soren Hamm, soprano saxophone; Claire Salli, alto saxophone; Jonathan Kierspe, tenor saxophone; Piyaphon Asawakarnjanakit, baritone saxophone

– March 10, 2018 –
North American Saxophone Alliance Biennial Conference, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
Fantasmi
Gail Levinsky, solo alto sax; John Sampen, solo alto sax; Snow Pond Saxophone Ensemble

– March 9, 2018 –
North American Saxophone Alliance Biennial Conference, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
Quiet Hearts: A Kaddish
Gail Levinsky, alto saxophone

– March 8, 2018 –
North American Saxophone Alliance Biennial Conference, University of Cincinnati, Cohen Hall, Cincinnati, OH
energy flows nervously…in search of stillness
The Segetem Saxophone Quartet: Soren Hamm, soprano saxophone; Claire Salli, alto saxophone; Jonathan Kierspe, tenor saxophone; Piyaphon Asawakarnjanakit, baritone saxophone

– March 8, 2018 –
University of Cincinnati, Werner Hall, NASA, Cincinnati, OH
Renewing the Myth
Matthew Younglove, alto saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– March 3, 2018 –
Kent State University, Ludwig Recital Hall, Kent, OH
Notturno: In Memoriam Toru Takemitsu
Alejandro Luengas, violin; 
Zane Aleman, alto saxophoneBenjamin Grove, piano

– March 2, 2018 –
2018 SCI National Conference, Schneebeck Concert Hall, Tacoma, Washington
Libro d’Ore (Book of Hours)
Maria Sampen, violin; Puget Sound Orchestra

– February 24, 2018 –
Bowling Green State University, Bryan Recital Hall, Bowling Green, OH
Lacrimosa
Ian Semanovich, alto saxophone; Marilyn Shrude, piano

– February 22, 2018 –
CBDNA 2018 North Central Division Conference, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI
Concerto for Alto Saxophone and Wind Ensemble
Dr. Jeffrey Heisler, soloist; Oakland University Wind Symphony, Greg Cunningham, conductor

– February 18, 2018 –
Bowling Green State University, Bryan Recital Hall, Bowling Green, OH
Renewing the Myth
Brianna Buck, soprano saxophone; Jeffrey Manchur, piano

– February 18, 2018 –
Faculty Composers Forum, Bowling Green State University, Bryan Recital Hall, Bowling Green, OH
Quiet Hearts: A Kaddish
John Sampen, alto saxophone

– January 25, 2018 –
Michigan Music Educators Conference, DeVos Hall, Grand Rapids, MI
Concerto for Alto Saxophone and Wind Ensemble
Dr. Jeffrey Heisler, soloist; Oakland University Wind Symphony, Greg Cunningham, conductor

– January 13, 2018 –
40th International Saxophone Symposium, US Navy Band, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA
Shadows and Dawning
Matthew Younglove, soprano saxophone; Liz Ames, piano