Faculty to Perform Saxophone, Piano Recital

October 9, 2008

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – The Illinois Wesleyan University School of Music will present a faculty recital featuring saxophonist Keith Zimmerman, adjunct professor of saxophone and music education, and pianist William R. West, professor of flute and saxophone, on Sunday Oct. 19 at 3 p.m. in Westbrook Auditorium of Presser Hall (1210 Park St., Bloomington).

The event is free and open to the public.

Recital pieces will include a transcription of Handel’s Concerto in g for Oboe and Everett Gates’s unaccompanied Incantation and ritual, both for soprano saxophone. For alto saxophone will be Marcel Mule’s transcription of the Intermezzo from Enrique Granados’s Goyescas, The Sonatine of Claude Pascal written for the 1948 Paris, France Conservatory Competition, a new Sonata for alto saxophone and piano by Lawson Lunde, Henri Tomasi’s Ballade and Rudy Wiedoeft’s Sax-o-Phun.

For additional information, contact the IWU School of Music Office at (309) 556-3061.

Contact: Allegra Gallian, ’09, (309) 556-3181