Lacie Nicole Hoag ACF Abstract FY11

"Concerto for Saxophone Quartet (1995) by Philip Glass; Saniga Sax Quartet"

North American Saxophone Alliance Region V Conference

Lacie Nicole Hoag

By Professional Reviewed invitation, the senior saxophone quartet from Grand
Valley State University will be performing the world premiere piece, Past the Event Horizon (2008) written by Grand Valley Student Composer Adam Cuthbert, at the North American Saxophone Alliance Conference Region Five. The North American Saxophone Alliance is an organization of fellow saxophonists. Members include professional performers, university professors, public school teachers, and students of all levels. The annual conference is hosted by the Department of Music at Northeastern Illinois University where a number of performances, lectures, clinics and masterclasses will be presented. It is a great honor for our quartet to be able to participate in this event as we perform a World Premiere piece written by a fellow Grand Valley student