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Joseph Murphy (Saxophone), Guest Artist Recital

September 12 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm CDT

Joseph Murphy, Guest Artist Recital
Joseph Murphy
was the saxophone professor at Mansfield University of Pennsylvania from 1987-2022.  At various times he was also director of bands, department chair, and taught a variety of courses.  He received the Bachelor of music education from Bowling Green State University (OH), and the Masters and Doctorate degrees from Northwestern University.  Dr. Murphy was the music director of Tiffin (OH) Calvert High School from 1983-85.  In 1985‑86 he received a Fulbright Award for a year of study in Bordeaux, France where he received a Premier Prix.  In June 1996 Dr. Murphy performed a solo recital at Lincoln Center.  He has performed in all 50 states, 8 Canadian provinces, 25 countries, and 6 continents. He has performed in New York, London, Berlin, Paris, Warsaw, Sydney, Athens, Tokyo, Bangkok, Johannesburg and at 10 World Saxophone Congresses. He has premiered over 100 new works and is a clinician for the Selmer Corporation and Rico Corporation and has recorded 10 CDs.  He has played with guitarist Matthew Slotkin in Duo Montagnard since 2002.  Murphy’s memberships include Music Educators National Conference, Music Teachers National Association, North American Saxophone Alliance, National Association of College Wind & Percussion Instructors, Phi Mu Alpha, and Kappa Kappa Psi.

Music Recital Hall Date/Time: 
Monday, September 12, 2022
7:30 p.m. CT

Ticket Pricing:
Free and Open to the public

This event is being sponsored by the Milwaukee Saxophone Association and Student Involvement (SAC).


September 12
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm CDT
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Music Recital Hall
Music Building Room 175 | 2400 E. Kenwood Blvd.
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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