Saxophone Day

Kent State Saxophone Day

Join us IN-PERSON on Nov. 19!

Participants will work with our faculty, hear performances and meet fellow saxophonists from around the country. 

Who Can Attend:

  • The event is open to all saxophonists, regardless of age or ability level.
  • Classical and Jazz saxophonists. 
  • Music Educators are welcome to attend.

What You'll Experience:

  • Performances
  • Masterclasses
  • Vendors
  • Information sessions with faculty and students. 

Who You'll Work With:

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Perry Roth
Instructor of Saxophone

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Carrie Koffman (Guest Artist)
Professor of Saxophone, The Hartt School, University of Hartford 

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Bobby Selvaggio
Director of Jazz Studies

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Darin Olson 
Director of Athletic Bands

Sample Schedule

9:30 a.m. Check In (Ludwig Recital Hall Lobby)

10 - 11 a.m. Ensemble Rehearsal

11 a.m. - 12 p.m. Faculty Recital 

12 - 1:30 p.m. Lunch Break

1:30 - 2:30 p.m. Jazz Improvisation Class

2:30 - 3:45 p.m. Participants Masterclass

4 - 4:30 p.m. Admissions Session

4:45 - 5:45 p.m. Ensemble Rehearsal

6 p.m. Closing Concert featuring students and participants


$30 (includes SWAG item, lunch and instruction)

Register Now

The deadline is Nov. 17 at 11:59 a.m. EDT. 


For questions or more information please contact Perry Roth at