Saxophonist Stephen Fischer is the applied saxophone instructor in the Department of Music at Georgia College and has also served on the faculties of Clemson University, the University of Georgia and the University of West Georgia. As a performer, Dr. Fischer is an active member of the North American Saxophone Alliance and has been invited to perform at the organization's national and regional conferences in the United States. He has also performed as a soloist and chamber musician at meetings of the World Saxophone Congress in 2003, 2006), 2012 and 2015. Dr. Fischer has recently premiered new works by composers Dave Deason, Roger Vogel and Natalie Williams. He received the Doctor of Musical Arts degree in saxophone performance from the University of Georgia, studying with Dr. Kenneth Fischer. Additionally, he attended the Domaine Forget International Music and Dance Academy in Quebec, Canada, where he studied with Jean-Marie Londeix and Jean-Francois Guay. Violinist Rachael Fischer has performed across the United States and in Europe. She is a founding member of Piedmont Camerata. A dedicated teacher, Dr. Fischer is Assistant Professor of Music at Georgia Gwinnett College, and also maintains a full violin studio at the University of Georgia Community Music School. She has completed Suzuki teacher training with Linda Case, Kimberly Meier-Sims and Carrie Reuning-Hummel, and has taken supplemental courses with Teri Einfeldt, Edward Kreitman and Edmund Sprunger. She is the past president of the Suzuki Association of Georgia. Rachael Fischer holds a Bachelor of Music degree in violin performance from the University of Georgia, a Master of Music degree in violin performance from Arizona State University, and a Doctor of Musical Arts degree in violin performance with a minor in musicology from the University of Georgia.
Stephen Fischer, saxophone; Rachael Fischer, violin
Jul 12 201813:15
Stephen Fischer and Rachael Fischer
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