Faculty Select Series: Scotty Stepp, saxophone
Faculty Select Series
Friday, February 9, 2018 • 7:30 p.m.
Green Center, 605 S. College Ave.
About the Artist
During 2001-2003 Scotty Stepp was granted a Fulbright Fellowship and a Harriet Hale Wooley scholarship to study in Paris, France, under the direction of acclaimed saxophonist Jean-Yves Fourmeau. Stepp has performed throughout the United States, Europe and China. Most notable are performances at the United States Embassy in Paris, France; selected performer at the German-American Fulbright Program’s 50th anniversary conference in Berlin, Germany; and performances in Greece, Cyprus and Italy. A proponent of new music, Stepp regularly commissions and performs compositions both as a soloist and member of the Solaire Quartet. He was recently selected as the Indiana representative to the Global Première Consortium Commissioning Project. Other saxophone experiences include first prize winner at the 1998 National Saxophone Competition of the North American Saxophone Alliance in Evanston, Illinois; semi-finalist at the 1998 2nd International Adolphe Sax Competition in Dinant, Belgium; finalist in the 1999 Crane Festival of NEWMUSIC competition in Potsdam, New York; and prize winner as a member of the Millennium Saxophone Quartet at the Fischoff 2000 National Chamber Music Competition. He performs with several local orchestras including the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra.
General admission: $10
Tickets for seniors, youth and all students are free.