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College of Fine, Performing and Communication Arts (CFPCA) | Music

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October 11, 2017 | 7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Category: Concert
Location: Schaver Music Recital Hall | Map
480 W. Hancock
Detroit, MI 48201
Cost: FREE
Audience: Academic Staff, Community, Current Graduate Students, Current Undergraduate Students, Faculty, Parents, Prospective Students, Staff

4:00pm Masterclass
7:30pm Recital

Saxophonist Nathan Nabb maintains an active and multifaceted concert schedule, with regular performances in solo, chamber and orchestral settings, including numerous international engagements at music festivals and conservatories throughout North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia. As an orchestral musician, Nathan frequently performs with the St. Louis Symphony and the Houston Symphony, and has also performed with the Minnesota Orchestra, New World Symphony, IRIS Chamber Orchestra and Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra. Recent orchestral performance highlights include concerto performances with Des Moines, St. Louis and Houston Symphonies, as well as a European tour with St. Louis Symphony, featuring concerts at the BBC Proms, Berlin Musikfest and Salle Pleyel in Paris.

A dynamic and engaging musician, pianist Hyun Ji Oh was born and raised in Seoul, South Korea, where she began her piano studies at the age of five. After studying mathematics in Korea, Ms. Oh traveled to the US, where she began a major in piano performance at Southern Illinois University. While at SIUC in the studio of Junghwa Lee, Hyun Ji was awarded second place of ISMTA Collegiate Piano Competition, and was the winner in the School of Music Solo competition. Ms. Oh made her orchestral debut with the Southern Illinois Symphony Orchestra at Shryock Hall in 2009. Hyun Ji has participated in numerous festivals, including the Art of Piano at the College Conservatory of Music, summer piano camp at Southern Illinois University Carbondale, and the 2010 International Keyboard Institute & Festival. After undergraduate studies, Hyun Ji attended the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music, where she studied with Eugene Pridonoff and James Tocco. She is currently pursuing her Doctor of Musical Arts degree at the College-Conservatory of Music in the studio of Kate Soyeon Lee. Ms. Oh has extensive performing experience, and has given many recitals as a soloist and collaborative artist throughout the United States. Hyun Ji is a collaborative pianist on staff at Stephen F. Austin State University.

For more information about this event, please contact Leah Celebi at 313-577-1783 or leah.celebi@wayne.edu.