11TH TO 14TH JULY
This is a presentation of the draft “Oporto 2017”
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- Casa da Música
- Conservatório de Música do Porto
- Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade doPorto
- ESMAE, Escola Superior de Música e das Artesdo Espectáculo
- Academia de Música de Costa Cabral
- Igreja da Lapa
- Câmara Municipal do Porto
- Governo de Portugal
THE EUROPEAN CONGRESS
- Motivated by the 200th birthday of Adolph Sax, Fundación Sax-Ensemble and the Asociación Saxofonistas Espanoles organised the “I Congreso Europeo del Saxofón” at Ciudad Real. This event took place between the 1st and the 4th of May in 2014, to reinforce the exchange of artistic and pedagogic experiences, as well as, to promote the european saxophone identity
- In the end of the congress, a comité was voted and empowered to decide the next organisation of the congress, promote it and collaborate with that future organisation, supervising artistic proposals. The comité is formed by: Claude Delangle, Arno Bornkamp, Alain Crepin, Lars Mlekusch, Marco Gerboni, Miriam Castellanos, Henrique Portovedo, and its president Francisco Martinez.
- The desire of the European Saxophone Congress is to promote experiences between all the european saxophone schools, to promote the creation and commission of new music for the instrument, as well as, to promote research in the field of history, literature, repertoire, technical and industrial development of the instrument.
- The European Saxophone Comité was honoured to announced in January 2016, that the next European Saxophone Congress 2017 would take place in Oporto between the 11th and the 14th of July under the direction of Francisco Ferreira and Henrique Portovedo.
WebSite presentation: 15nd November, 2016
Deadline for the Submission of Proposals: 31st December, 2016.
Selected Proposals Announcement: First week of March.
Final program: Beginning of April.
FORMATS OF SUBMISSION
- Round Tables
- Symphony Orchestra
- Symphonic Wind Orchestra
- Contemporary Ensemble
- Percussion Group
- Jazz Orchestra
- Massive Saxophones Orchestra.
- WindBand EurSax Project Competition.
- Francisco Ferreira
- Henrique Portovedo
- Gilberto Bernardes
- João Pedro Silva
- Isabel Anjo
- Luís Ribeiro
- Fernando Ramos
- João Figueiredo
- Carlos Canhoto
- Mário Marques
- Hélder Alves
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