Saxophone + Electronics

Joel Diegert (saxophone) und David Pirrò (sound direction) present outstanding works of the current repertoire for saxophone and electronics: compositions by Luis Naón, Fabien Lévy, Nathan Davis und Germán Alonso.

American saxophonist Joel Diegert has won prizes at several major international competitions and performs in the US and throughout Europe. He has appeared in concerts at the RadioKulturhaus (Vienna), Konzerthaus (Vienna), and Muzikgebouw (Amsterdam), and appearances at festivals such as Wien Modern (Vienna), Synthermeia Festival (Greece), and many of the World Saxophone Congresses. He is a member of the saxophone quintet  Five Sax, as well as the piano-saxophone duo Solaris Duo. Joel’s writing has been published in the American magazine Saxophone Journal. He is dedicated to the development and promotion of contemporary music, having premiered countless works, and collaborated with many composers.  Joel special interest in the possibilities of live-electronics have lead him to a doctoral study at the University of Music and Performing Arts Graz with Prof. Gerhard Eckel.


Friday, June 5th 2015, 20.00 h, Großer Minoritensaal
Mariahilferplatz 3, 8020 Graz