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Grand Valley State University


Guest Artist Master Class: Keith Sweger, bassoon

Guest Artist Master Class: Keith Sweger, bassoon

When
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Where
Cook-DeWitt Center, GVSU Allendale Campus

Category
Music & Dance

Description
Keith Sweger, professor of bassoon at Ball State University and performs with the Musical Arts Quintet. Active in the International Double Reed Society, he is 1st vice president and previously served as chair of the Gillet-Fox International Bassoon Competition.

Sweger is also principal bassoon of the Muncie Symphony Orchestra, contrabassoon of the Fort Wayne Philharmonic, and performs regularly with the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra. He was a guest artist/teacher at the 2011 Asian Double Reed Association conference in Bangkok, Thailand, and the 2012 Beijing International Bassoon Festival in China.

Sweger will present a master class, open to the public with free admission. For more information, please call (616) 331-3484 or visit www.gvsu.edu/music.