2017/18

11/20-22

Diane Hunger in the recording studio with Sar Shalom Strong

11/14

Syracuse Saxophone Ensemble at The Nottingham, Syracuse, NY. 7 p.m.

11/05

Society for New Music, Episcopal Church, Syracuse, NY. Works by Judith Shatin and Lera Auerbach

10/05

Gala Concert Syracuse, NY with pianist Ida Tili-Trebicka

09/22-28

Concerts and Masterclasses in Medellin, Colombia. Details TBA

   
2016/17  
   
08/12 - 08/19/17

Chautauqua Summer Music Festival

07/08 - 07/15/17

Mana Saxophone Institute, Festival South, Hattiesburg, MI - our masterclass/workshop for High School and Middle School Students

06/25 - 07/01/17

Fredonia Summer Music Camp

06/09/17

Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg - Klang par2

05/25/17

Ev.-Lutherische Kirchengemeinde Moorrege, with Organist Mitsu Ikenoya

05/21/17

St. Nikolai Church Kiel, Germany

04/11/17

Solo Concerto: Fellini for Alto Saxophone and Wind Ensemble by Johan de Meij

Conductor: Paula Holcomb

Fredonia Wind Symphony

04/06/17

Ethos New Music Series: Marc Mellits Concert

Fredonia, NY - 8 p.m.

02/03/17

Faculty Showcase - Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY - 8 p.m.

12/04/16

Concert Series at University of the Pacific, Stockton, CA

Quartet works by Stephen Dankner, Werner Wolf Glaser, and Philipp Glass

7.30 p.m.

12/04/16

Masterclass at University of the Pacific

5 p.m.

12/03/16

Up Close Series, Peninsula Jewish Community Center, San Mateo, CA

Quartet works by Stephen Dankner, Werner Wolf Glaser, and Philipp Glass

www.pjcc.org

11/12/16

Festival of New American Music, Sacramento, CA

Works by Pelo, Stillabower, and Derderian

11/12/16

Judge for 'Young Festival Performers Recital Competition'

12 p.m.

11/11/16

Sight & Sounds Concert @ UC Davis

Works by Pelo, Stillabower, Villalta, and Minchew

8 p.m.

11/10/16

New Music Composers' Concert @ UC Davis

Details TBD

11/09 - 11/11/16

Residency & Composition Workshop @ UC Davis

Detail TBD

11/04/16

Romanian premiere of Kalevi Aho's new 'Tenor Saxophone Concerto' with the Filarmonica Banatul in Timisoara, Romania

10/14/16

A Musical Feast Concert at the Burchfield Penney Art Gallery in Buffalo, NY

8 p.m. Klang par2 will play 'Black' by Marc Mellits

www.amusicalfeast.com

   
2015/16  
   
08.15. - 08.20.2016

Chautauqua Music Camp - saxophone instructor - Looking forward to another great year at the Chautauqua Institution!

www.chautauquamusiccamps.org
08.10.2016 Kiel, Germany: St. Nikolai: Halbe Stunde
http://st-nikolai-kiel.de/veranstaltungen/halbestunde
07.12.2016

Hamburg, Germany: Villa-Lobos - Fantasia and Milhaud - Scaramouche with the Hamburg Symphony

http://hamburgersymphoniker.de/bereich-konzerte_und_karten-st-mj-2016.htm

05.29.2016 Chestertown, MD - Artist in Residence National Music Festival - May 29-June 11, 2016
Mana Institute
Details TBA
04.26.2016 Masterclass University of Southern Mississippi - Mana Masterclass with USM studens - open to public
04.25.2016 University of Southern Mississippi - Mana Guest Artist Recital - Sight and Sound
04.19.2016 Setnor School of Music, Syracuse University - Solo Concerto with SU Wind Ensemble - Super excited to be performing Holy Roller by Libby Larsen with the SU Wind Ensemble
03.11.2016 Lubbock, Texas - Lubbock Symphony Orchestra - U.S. Premiere Sally Beamish; Chamber Concerto for Saxophone Quartet and Strings
03.10.2016 Lubbock, TX - North American Saxophone Alliance
02.21.2016 Palm Beach, Florida - Music at St Patricks Mana Quartet - Details TBA
02.20.2016 University of Miami, Florida - Mana Quartet Masterclass - Mana Quartet Masterclass at University of Miami, Florida
02.19.2016 Jacksonville, FL - Friday Musicale - Mana Quartet
Details TBA
02.18.2016 Jacksonville, Florida - Jacksonville Symphony - Mana Quartet
Details TBA
02.14.2016 Clearwater, Florida - Peace Memorial Concert Series - Mana Quartet
Details TBA
02.05.2016 Setnor School of Music, Syracuse University - Faculty Recital - Bach Sonata in Eb for tenor saxophone and organ together with the incomparable Annie Laver
01.31.2016 May Memorial, Syracuse, NY - Society for New Music - The NOW Generation - Chamber Concerto by Steve Ferre Remembering the Night Sky, Outlaw in the Gilded Age by Alex Burtzos, and Dancepiece by James Primosch together with the Society All Stars
01.12.2016 Syracuse, NY - Goldenberg Cultural Series - Mana Quartet
Works by Dankner, Bach, Glazunov
01.07.2016 NYC, NY - NYC - January 7-10
Concerts in NYC
Details coming soon
11.14.2015 Berkley, California - Trinity Chamber Concerts - Works by Bach, Dankner, Glazunov
11.10.2015 California - Bay Area - November 10-13
Mana Quartet Bay Area Concerts
Details coming soon
10.22.2015 Montante Cultural Center, Buffalo, NY - Solo Recital - Works by Bach, Caravan, von Koch, and Whitney
Piano: Elizabeth Balentine
09.21.2015 Rosch Recital Hall, Fredonia, NY - Klang par 2 - Faculty Showcase
08.17.2015 Chautauqua Institution, NY - Chautauqua Summer Music Camp - I will be the saxophone instructor at this years camp again - looking forward to it!
17-22. August 2015
08.08.2015 Badenweiler, Germany - Bach - Klänge und Worte - Orgelmusik, Werke für Orgel und Instrumente. C.P.E. Bach Solosonate, Marcello Concerto
Horst K. Nonnenmacher, Orgel, begleitet durch das Orchester Prima La Musica. Solistin ist Diane Hunger, Tenor-Saxophonistin im Mana Quartet/USA. Worte und Texte: Pfarrerin Telse Jungjohann-Bader
   
2014/15  
   
07.16.2015 Utrecht, Netherlands - Mana Quartet and Duo Beumer/van Ham
07.14.2015 Evangelische Pauluskirche, Badenweiler, Germany - Evolution of the Saxophone Quartet
07.09.2015 Strasbourg, France - SaxOpen - Konzert: July 10: Premiere of Mika Pelos saxophone quartet made possible by the 2015 Chamber Music America Classical Commissioning Program
07.03.2015 Darmstadt, Germany - Private Event - Music by Piazzolla
05.31.2015 Chestertown, MD - Mana Saxophone Institute - Saxophone workshop and various concerts in Chestertown!
04.19.2015 St. Peter the Fisherman Church, Fairmont, VA - Fairmont Chamber Music Society - Music by Bach, Dankner, Lukas, and Singelee
04.18.2015 West Virginia University - Saxophone Day @ West Virginia University - The West Virginia University saxophone studio is proud to hold its second saxophone day this April 18th. The saxophone program is thrilled to host these outstanding guest artists from across the nation. The artists featured this year are some of the brightest young talents in the saxophone world. They include Dr. Geoffrey Deibel from Wichita State University, the Post-Haste Reed Duo featuring saxophonist Sean Fredenburg and the Mana Saxophone Quartet. The event will include concerts and master classes by the guest artists and will feature the winners of the first annual Appalachian Saxophone Competition. Please join us this April at WVU for a day filled with saxophone!

Schedule of Events:
Mana Sax Quartet masterclass: 12 p.m.
Post-Haste Duo Recital: 1 p.m.
Geoffrey Deibel Recital: 2 p.m.
Post-Haste Duo masterclass: 5 p.m.
Geoffrey Deibel masterclass: 6 p.m.
Mana Sax Quartet Recital: 7 p.m.

All events will be held at the Creative Arts Center on the WVU campus in the Bloch Recital Hall and are free and open to the public. Please contact Dr. Michael Ibrahim (michael.ibrahim@wvu.mail.edu) or Carl Wiggins (carlewiggins@gmail.com) with any questions about this year’s saxophone day at WVU.

http://www.wvusax.com/saxday.html
03.29.2015 Canisius College - Faculty Recital - Repertoire: TBD
03.11.2015 Stillwater, OK - Oklahoma State University Contemporary Music Festival - Sight & Sound project concert. Featuring a program of Mana-dedicated works. The presentation includes multi-media, film, and projected images, enhancing the audiences experience and participation. The program includes quartets by Clare Shore, Kevin Villalta, and Everette Minchew.
03.08.2015 Arkadelphia, OK - The Mana Quartet @ Henderson State University - Mana will perform quartets by Stephen Dankner, Jean-Baptiste Singelee, and J.S. Bach, showcasing the diversity of the saxophone quartet.
03.05.2015 The Mana Quartet Residency at University of Arkansas - The Arkansas Saxophone Symposium
The University of Arkansas, Department of Music will be the host for a three day symposium for collegiate and high school saxophonists. The Mana Saxophone Quartet will be in residence for the event. All activities are free and open to the public. Events for the symposium will include:
~Thursday, March 5th, 11:00 am in the Billingsley Music Building – “Composing for the Saxophone Quartet”. The Mana Quartet will visit with composers about writing for the saxophone quartet.
~Thursday, March 5th, 7:30 pm in the Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall – Mana Saxophone Quartet Recital.
~Friday, March 6th, 9 am until 5 pm – Performances by Arkansas Saxophonists and Quartets. The Mana Quartet will give masterclasses for collegiate quartets during the day’s activities.
~Saturday, March 7th, 9 am until 4 pm – Clinics and Performances for High School Students. Collegiate and High School students will rehearse and present an afternoon concert along with a performance by the Mana Saxophone Quartet to close the symposium.
02.23.2015 Rosch Recital Hall, Fredonia, NY - Faculty Showcase - Drei Sonaten im alten Stil by Werner Wolf Glaser
Light and Shadow for Saxophone Quartet by Robert Starer
together with Wildy Zumwalt, Jacob Swanson, and Sarah Marchitelli
11.14.2014 Burchfiel Penney Art Gallery - Musical Feast - Klang par2
11.03.2014 Buffalo, NY - Montante Cultural Center
09.25.2014 Shewan Recital Hall, Roberts-Wesleyan College, Spencerport, NY - Faculty Showcase
   
2013/14  
   
06.07.2014 Darmstadt, Germany - Duos with Susanne Scheer
03.20.2014 University of Illinois - National Conference North American Saxophone Alliance - Piano: Liz Ames
03.13.2014 Buffalo, NY - PAUSA Art House
02.24.2014 SUNY Fredonia - Faculty Showcase - Holy Roller by Libby Larsen with pianist James Welch
11.15.2013 Rosch Recital Hall, SUNY Fredonia - Klang par2
11.03.2013 SUNY Fredonia, Rosch Recital Hall - Retro Concert - Piano: Mary Cobb
10.03.2013 Spencerport, NY - Faculty Showcase Roberts Wesleyan College
09.27.2013 Burchfield Penney Art Center, Buffalo, NY - Fundraiser for Claudia Hoca
08.12.2013 Chautauqua, NY - Chautauqua Music Camp - ends August 17, 2013
   
2012/13  
   
06.23.2013

SUNY Fredonia - Fredonia Summer Music Festival

I am glad to be teaching saxophone again at this years Summer Festival for Winds, Brass, and Percussion High School students!

04.19.2013 Hatch Recital Hall, Eastman School of Music, Rochester, NY - Lecture Recital: The Larsson Saxophone Concerto
03.10.2013 Peter & Elisabeth C Tower, Burchfield Penney Art Center, Buffalo, NY - A Musical Feast - Klang par2
10.25.2012 International Saxophone Symposium and Competition (ISSAC)
09.29.2012 Diers Recital Hall, Fredonia, NY - Faculty Recital - Join pianist Liz Ames and me in a "test-run" of my ISSAC competition program :)
08.13.2012 Chautauqua, NY - Chautauqua Summer Band Festival - I will be the saxophone teacher at this years Band festival. Happy to be part of it again!
07.10.2012 Scotland ! - World Saxophone Congress XVI - Performance of Klang par2 and the newly found Saxophone Ensemble Parabolico !!
06.24.2012  
Fredonia, NY - SUNY Fredonia Summer Music Festival - Woodwing Faculty recital will be wednesday night ;)
05.07.2012 Little Theater, Rochester, NY - Rest is Noise - I will be giving the NY premiere performance of Jason Thorpe Buchanan's work for Solo Saxophone "Doublethink"
04.20.2012 SUNY Fredonia, Rosch Recital Hall - Michael Lanci - Klang par2 performs Shift
04.08.2012 Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall, NYC - Winners Concert of the American Protégé International Competition for Piano and Strings - I will be playing Dinescu's Improvisation at my Carnegie Hall Debut as a 1. Prize Winner of the American Protégé Competition.
03.27.2012 Wilmoth Hall, Nazareth College, Rochester, NY - International Alliance of Women in Music - Cindy McTee - Timepiece
03.15.2012

Phoenix, Arizona - National Conference of North American Saxophone Alliance -

Solo Performance:
Der Hölle Nachklang - Dimitri Terzakis together with Erika Tazawa

Duo Performance Klang par2:
Caravan - Tanya Anisimova/arr. Carrie Koffman
Duo for Saxophones - Amos Gillespie

03.04.2012 Kilbourn Hall, Eastman School of Music, Rochester, NY - 2. (and last) Doctoral Recital - Albright - Sonata
Terzakis - Der Hölle Nachklang
Larsen - Holy Roller
Bizet/Borne - Carmen Fantasie
McTee - Timepiece for saxophone and computer recorded music on CD

This will be fun and I'd be happy to see you there!!
02.20.2012 SUNY Fredonia, Rosch Recital Hall - Faculty Showcase - Cindy McTee - Timepiece for Alto Saxophone and computer recorder music on CD
02.07.2012 Rochester, NY - Claude Delangle Masterclass - Bizet/Borne - Carmen Fantaisie
12.08.2011 Hatch Recital Hall, Eastman School of Music, Rochester, NY - Chamber Music of Steven Stucky
10.31.2011 Hatch Recital Hall, Eastman School of Music, Rochester, NY - E.S.P. Halloween Concert
10.28.2011 Steinway Hall, New York City - E.S.P.
10.05.2011 Großer Saal, Akademie für Tonkunst, Darmstadt, Germany - As time goes by... - Retirement Concert Linda Bangs
09.19.2011 Rosch Recital Hall, Fredonia, NY - Faculty Showcase
09.15.2011 Ardrey Memorial Auditorium, Flagstaff, Arizona - Klang par 2 - Conference International Alliance of Women in Music
08.18.2011 Chautauqua, McKnight Hall - Faculty Showcase
08.15.2011 Chautauqua - Chautauqua Summer Festival - I am teaching individual lessons at the Chautauqua Summer Festival and play with the band :)
06.26.2011 Fredonia, NY - Fredonia Summer Music Festival - Teaching masterclasses, faculty recital, conducting saxophone ensemble
06.18.2011 Alte Synagoge Mainz-Sprendlingen - Klang par2 on tour
06.03.2011 Musik-Universität Oldenburg, Olbg. - Klang par2 on tour/Colloquium
06.01.2011 St. Nikolai-Kirche Kiel - Klang par2 on tour/Halbe Stunde
05.28.2011 Hof Akkerboom, Northern Germany - Klang par2 on tour
04.08.2011 Hatch Recital Hall - 1. DMA Recital - works by Maros, Keuris, Tomasi, Decruck etc.
03.27.2011 Eastman School of Music - Masterclass Timothy Roberts
03.19.2011 Eisenhauer Hall Ballroom, West Point, NY - Klang par2 - Klang par 2 performs 'Birthday Music for Sigurd Rascher' by Erland von Koch at the North American Saxophone Alliance Conference
03.19.2011 Eisenhauer Hall Ballroom, West Point, NY - Solo Performance NASA Conference - Diane performs the Martin Ballade at the North American Saxophone Alliance Conference at West Point, NY
Assisted by Pi-Lin Ni, piano
03.18.2011 Eisenhauer Hall Ballroom, West Point, NY - Eastman Saxophone Project - E.S.P. is performing at the North American Saxophone Alliance (NASA) Conference
03.01.2011 Sacred Heart Cathedral - Martin - Ballade - Performance as 2011 Eastman Concerto Competition Winner with Eastman Graduate Chamber Ensemble
02.28.2011 Hatch Recital Hall, Rochester - E.S.P. in Concert
09.26.2010 Rosch Recital Hall, SUNY Fredonia - Saxophone in Concert - faculty recital
Diane Hunger - Saxophone
Jiyong Kim - Piano
09.19.2010 Kent Park Arboretum, Webster, NY - OSSIA New Music Ensemble - premiere of Prof. Bob Morris's outdoor piece 'Arboretum'
two performances, one at 2pm and another at 4pm
06.27.2010 Fredonia, NY - Fredonia Summer Music Festival - Workshopdozentin
(Meisterkurse, Kammermusikunterricht, Saxophonensemble und Dozentenkonzert)
06.09.2010 Szczecin, Polen - Saxophone Festival - Sopransaxophonistin in 2 Saxophonorchesterkonzerten und Kammermusikkonzert mit Prof. Dr. Wildy Zumwalt
06.04.2010 Schloß Salzau - HDW
04.23.2010 Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg - Kammermusikkonzert - Präsentation Saxophonduo mit Prof. Dr. Wildy Zumwalt
Aufführung des neuen Werkes 'Kolyma Tale II'
04.20.2010 Akademie für Tonkunst, Darmstadt - Kammermusikkonzert - Prof. Dr. Wildy Zumwalt SAXOPHON
Diane Hunger SAXOPHON
Björn Lehmann KLAVIER