NEXTET Presents: Tunes Inspired by Elements, Tales, and Extra Fancy Apples


Mar. 20, 2024, 7:30pm to 9pm

Office/Remote Location

Dr. Arturo Rando-Grillot Recital Hall
Portraits of all 25 NEXTET performers.


NEXTET, the contemporary music series at the UNLV School of Music features twentieth and twenty-first-century concert music performed by faculty, students, and guest artists. Directed by Jennifer Bellor, NEXTET’s March concert will present music featuring music performed by UNLV students, faculty and guest artists based in Las Vegas.


Jennifer Bellor: Indigo Nocturne (2023)

Shawna Pennock, alto saxophone; Jennifer Bellor, piano

Eugénie Rocherolle: Sonata No. 1 for Flute and Piano (2009)

Marta Płomińska, flute; Cindy Lee, piano

Julius Trenkler: III. The Daylight in the Distance from Making Change (2024) - World Premiere

Bryan Conger, clarinet; Ambroise Aubrun, violin; Andrew Smith, cello; Katie Leung, piano

M. Josiah Sytsma: The Fox and the Crow (After a Fable of Aesop) (2020)

Marta Płomińska, flute; Nick Carozza, oboe and English horn; Jonathan Cannon, clarinet and bass clarinet; Edward Boyce, French horn; Liz Valvano, bassoon

Alec Schantz: Petrichor (2024) - World Premiere

Azure Saxophone Quartet; Max Marquis, soprano saxophone; Rob Mitchell, alto saxophone; Ernesto Flores, tenor saxophone; Nicholas Logan, baritone saxophone

Viet Cuong: Extra Fancy (2017)

Nick Carozza and Isabella Westlake, oboe; Garrett Dutcher, English horn; Liz Valvano and Xavier Woodley, bassoon


Free admission

Admission Information

This event is open to the public. For more information, email Jennifer Bellor.

Contact Information

UNLV School of Music
Jennifer Bellor