Saxophone Related Events
Dr. Yi Chen is Assistant Professor of Saxophone at SDSU.
Saxophonists at SDSU may:
- Pursue the following: Bachelor of Music Education, Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Arts (Entrepreneurship Emphasis), Music Minor. Graduates of the SDSU Saxophone Studio include many music educators, performers, and music entrepreneurs.
- Participate in weekly private lessons with Dr. Yi Chen in addition to saxophone masterclasses.
- Perform in Chamber Ensembles - SDSU Saxophone Quartet I was selected in Fall 2015 to represent South Dakota in the Music Teacher National Association Chamber Ensemble Competition at the Regional Level.
- Perform in Jazz Ensembles and Jazz Combos.
- Perform in the Pride of the Dakotas and Pep Band.
- Perform in Wind Symphony and Concert Band.
Recent Saxophone Guest Artists
Dr. Arthur White: April 7, 2016.
Dr. Kenneth Tse: February 12-13, 2016.
Dr. Matthew Patnode: November 10, 2015.
Dr. Michael Cox: March 31, 2015.
Robert Harvey and Dave Berrios: March 20, 2015.
Dr. Ann Bradfield: November 21, 2014.
For more information including auditions and scholarships, please contact Dr. Yi Chen or call the Music Department at 605-688-5187.