New York-based saxophonist and composer Erin Rogers lead a discussion and Q&A session on modern music as part of the annual Shockingly Modern Saxophone Festival.
The festival headliner, Rogers will perform at 7:30 p.m.
She is a Canadian-American composer, saxophonist, and performance artist dedicated to new and experimental music.
Her music has been described as “whimsical, theatrical” (Brooklyn Vegan), “a wild ride” (An Earful), and “so complex, it’s primitive.” (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette).
Her work explores the intersection of chamber music, sound alchemy, and theatre, moving between acoustic and electronic worlds. She has performed worldwide as a soloist, chamber musician, and guest artist.
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