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Time Set for Rogue Two Performance at TXMEA

Rogue Two's performance time has been set for our showcase recital at the 2017 TxMEA Conference!  We'll be playing at 9:30am on Thursday, February 9th in the Main Lobby of the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio.  We're looking forward to an exciting program!

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Time Set for 2017 TXMEA Clinic

I'll be presenting my clinic "Stop the Honks!  Beautiful Saxophone Sounds From Day One" at 8am on Saturday, February 11th in CC 225 in the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio Texas at the TMEA Conference!  I look forward to seeing you there!

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New Article in December 2015 Instrumentalist

My article "Woodwind Books for Band Directors," which details several standard, wonderful reference materials which every music educator should possess, has been published in the December 2015 issue of The Instrumentalist!  Check it out!

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Allen Featured on a Second "Modern Saxophonist"

The second conversation I had with the great guys at The Modern Saxophonist has just been published.  I share some thoughts about commissioning new literature.  Check it out here:

http://www.themodernsaxophonist.com/2015/09/20/tmsp-14-dr-andrew-allen-masterclass/

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Allen Featured on The Modern Saxophonist Podcast

I've just been featured on the latest episode of The Modern Saxophonist podcast, discussing my research on the history of large saxophone ensembles.  Check it out!

http://www.themodernsaxophonist.com/2015/09/17/tmsp-13-dr-andrew-allen-guest-spot-sax-ensemble/

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New Article in SBO!

For the September 2015 issue of School Band and Orchestra, I penned an article called "Playing Both Sides of the Horn:  Approaching the Saxophone as a Classical and Jazz Instrument."  If you know younger players, this is a good introduction to the things to consider when attempting to be a great all-around saxophonist.

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Article in May 2015 SBO

Check out my latest piece for SBO magzine:  a short article on basic alternate fingerings for the saxophone! 

 

Full text can be found here:  http://digitaleditiononline.com/publication/?i=258942

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New Article in The Instrumentalist!

For band directors and others who are interested, please check out my article "Woodwinds on the Field" in the April 2015 issue of The Instrumentalist.  I cover some dos and don'ts for the woodwinds in marching bands.

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