BU to host Guitar and Saxophone Duo

BLOOMSBURG— Duo Montagnard, a guitar and saxophone duo featuring Matthew Slotkin and Joseph Murphy, will present a free concert at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania’s Carver Hall, Gross Auditorium, on Tuesday, March 6, at 7:30 p.m.

As a part of BU’s Center for the Visual and Performing Arts Faculty Performance Series, Slotkin and Murphy will feature several new compositions during the performance including a preview of the program they will perform in Germany and the Netherlands the following week.

Duo Montagnard has performed over 350 concerts in more than 20 countries on six continents. They have played at several festivals such as the Hartwick College Summer Music Festival and the North-West University New Music Week in South Africa. The duo has premiered and recorded more than 20 works for guitar and saxophone.

The Center for the Visual and Performing Arts is sponsoring the concert. For more information on Duo Montagnard, please visit http://www.duomontagnard.com/.

Bloomsburg University is one of 14 universities in Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education. The university serves approximately 9,600 students, offering comprehensive programs of study in the colleges of Education, Business, Liberal Arts and Science and Technology.