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Guest Recital: Trio Carrefour

Date: 01/23/2013

Time: 3:45 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Lloyd Ultan Recital Hall - Ferguson Hall

Cost: Free


Trio Carrefour has performed recently at the North American Saxophone Alliance national conference in Arizona and at the World Saxophone Congress in St. Andrews, Scotland. A newly formed group, the trio is dedicated to commissioning, arranging, and performing chamber music for the colorful medium of saxophone, piano, and percussion.

Trio Carrefour's members are Matthew Patnode, saxophone; Lisa Rogers, percussion; and Susan Nagel, piano. Matthew Patnode is a concert and jazz saxophonist who holds degrees from the State University of New York at Potsdam, Conservatoire de Bordeaux, France, and Arizona State University. He is currently Associate Professor of Saxophone and Jazz Studies at North Dakota State University in Fargo, and performs with the Hard Bop Saxophone Quartet and Post Traumatic Funk Syndrome. Lisa Rogers is Professor of Percussion Studies at Texas Tech University in Lubbock, where she teaches applied studies and directs ensembles such as "Apocalypso Now." She holds degrees from Texas Tech University and the University of Oklahoma, and serves as president of the Percussive Arts Society. Susan Nagel serves as collaborative piano coordinator at NDSU, and is also on the faculty of Minnesota State University in Moorhead, MN. She holds degrees from MSUM and NDSU, and is in demand in the Fargo-Moorhead region as a chamber musician. 

Matthew Patnode, saxophone
Lisa Rogers, percussion
Susan Nagel, piano 

Escapades for alto saxophone and orchestra (2002) . . . . . . . . . John Williams
arr. Matthew Patnode
I. Closing In
II. Reflections
III. Joy Ride

Penny Lane Variations (2012) . . . . . Christopher Gable
Variation 1 - Lively
Variation 2 - Calm and freely
Variation 3 - Confidently

Rhythms of the Gods (1995). . . . . . . . Barbara Thompson

No. 1 Gold Sandals
No. 4 Vision of Love
No. 5 Love Stood at my Door
No. 2 Wisdom 


  • Name: Lisa Marshall
  • E-mail: Mus-ppr@umn.edu
  • Sponsored by: Music, Music: Student Recitals


Convenient parking is available at the University's 19th Avenue and 21st Avenue parking ramps; you must pay a fee to park in these ramps. More information is also available on the University Parking and Transportation Services website.


Reservation Information:

This event is free and open to the public. Tickets and reservations not required. Seats are available on a first-come, first-seated basis.


Disability Options:

To request disability accommodations, please contact Lisa Marshall, School of Music, 612/626-1094 or mus-ppr@umn.edu.

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