2021 Saxophone Day

Featuring Guest Artist Dr. Jeff Siegfried 

Sunday, November 7th, 2021, 10am – 5pm

Join us at the Fred Fox School of Music for a full day of clinics, performances, masterclasses, and more!

For early registration, please click the blue tab below and fill out the form by Sunday, October 31st.

If you are a High School or College student and you would like to potentially perform in one of the two masterclasses (with either Dr. Edward Goodman or Dr. Jeff Siegfried), please click the red tab below and fill out the form by Friday, October 15th!

About 

Saxophone Day is an educational event for saxophonists of all ages and abilities. There will be workshops, clinics, saxophone ensembles, a guest artist recital and master class, and vendors with equipment to try and purchase. The event is hosted by Dr. Edward Goodman and UA Saxophone Studio.

Guest Artist

This year’s guest artist is saxophonist Jeff Siegfried, Assistant Professor of Saxophone at West Virginia University. Dr. Siegfried is a renowned soloist, chamber musician, and recording artist. 

For more information visit: https://www.jeffsiegfried.com

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Schedule of Events 

Track A: High School

  • 9:30am – 10:00am Registration – Holsclaw Hall Lobby
  • 10:00am – 11:20am Dr. Edward Goodman Masterclass (Holsclaw)
  • 11:30am – 12:30pm Saxophone Ensemble I Reading Session (232)
  • Break (lunch and visit vendors – room 114)
  • 1:30pm – 2:50pm Guest Artist Dr. Jeff Siegfried Masterclass (Holsclaw)
  • 3:00pm – 3:30pm Topic: Music Opprotunities After High School (106)
  • 4:00pm – 5:00pm Recital: Dr. Jeff Siegfried and Dr. Edward Goodman (Holsclaw)

Track B: Elementary and Middle School

  • 9:30am – 10:00am Registration – Holsclaw Hall Lobby
  • 10:00am – 11:20am Dr. Edward Goodman Masterclass (Holsclaw)
  • 11:30am – 12:30pm Saxophone Ensemble II (106)
  • Break (lunch and visit vendors – room 114 & 114A)
  • 1:30pm – 2:50pm Guest Artist Dr. Jeff Siegfried Masterclass (Holsclaw)
  • 3:00pm – 3:30pm Topic: Developing an Effective Practice Routine (Holsclaw)
  • 4:00pm – 5:00pm Guest Artist Recital (Holsclaw)

Track C: Adult

  • 9:30am – 10:00am Registration – Holsclaw Hall Lobby
  • 10:00am – 11:20am Dr. Edward Goodman Masterclass (Holsclaw)
  • 11:30am – 12:30pm Q and A with Dr. Jeff Siegfried and Dr. Edward Goodman (114A)
  • Break (lunch and visit vendors – room 114)
  • 1:30pm – 2:50pm Guest Artist Dr. Jeff Siegfried Masterclass (Holsclaw)
  • 3:00pm – 3:30pm Product Testing at the D’Addario Booth (Vendors – 114A)
  • 4:00pm – 5:00pm Guest Artist Recital (Holsclaw)

Half Day

  • 1:00pm – 1:30pm Registration – Holsclaw Hall Lobby
  • 1:30pm – 2:50pm Guest Artist Dr. Jeff Siegfried Masterclass (Holsclaw)
  • 3:00pm – 3:30pm Attend a clinic of your choice or visit Vendor Hall
  • 4:00pm – 5:00pm Recital: Dr. Jeff Siegfried and Dr. Edward Goodman (Holsclaw)

Saxophone Day COVID Protocols

In accordance with the University of Arizona’s COVID protocols:

  • Everyone is encouraged to wear face masks while inside the Fred Fox School of Music, being an indoor space on campus.
  • There are designated spaces within the school of music with signs saying face masks coverings are required. For these spaces, we ask that you wear a mask.
  • When participants perform (saxophone ensemble, masterclasses, vendors), we ask that you perform while wearing slitted mask coverings. Note that slitted asks coverings will not be provided at this time. 

We appreciate your understanding and flexibility in an effort to keep everyone safe during this event.  

Cost

Due to University policies, UA Saxophone Day only can accept checks or money orders. No cash. Checks are to be written out to “The University of Arizona” (memo line: Sax Day), and are to be given in person on the day of the event at the registration table

Early Registration – Full Day – $15

  • Register by clicking here and filling out the form by October 31st 
  • Full access to all clinics and workshops
  • Saxophone Ensemble Reading Session
  • Welcome packet with reeds and other swag

Full Day at-the-door Registration – $20

  • Register at the door
  • Full access to clinics and workshops
  • Saxophone Ensemble Reading Session

Half Day Registration – $10 (includes Jeff Siegfreid’s recital)

  • Access to  masterclass at 1:30pm
  • Access to Robert Young Recital at 4:00pm

Accompanying parent / family pass – $5

  • Parents or teachers may purchase an accompanying pass (to accompany their child/student) for $5, which admits all additional family members to all events

 

Directions / Parking

 As a reminder, registration will officially begin at 9:30am in the Music Building in front of Holsclaw Hall. 

If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Edward Goodman at edgoodman@arizona.edu