TMEA Conference Presentation: Strategies for Improving Double Reed Intonation

San Antonio, TX

Saturday, February 12, 2022, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

With Prof. Graham Mackenzie, oboe

SFA Bassoon Studio Recital

April 9, 2022, 7:30 p.m., Cole Hall, SFA Music Building

Bassoon solos, quartets, and sextets by Eugene Bourdeau, Margaret P. Fay, Johann Ernst Galliard, Xin Liu, Peter Schickele, Georg Philipp Telemann, Carl Maria von Weber, and Julius Weissenborn.

SFA Double Reed Faculty Recital: Dreaming in Color

April 10, 2022, 4:00 p.m., Cole Hall, SFA Music Building

With Prof. Graham Mackenzie, oboe, and Dr. Thomas Nixon, piano

Bocal Majority Double Reed Camp (Cy-Fair, Texas) 

June 6-9, 2022

Bassoon master classes, reed making, ensembles, faculty recitals, and more! I will be one of several bassoon teachers at this amazing camp.

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SFA Band Camp, Nacogdoches, TX

High School Band Camp: June 12-17, 2022

Middle School Band Camp: June 19-24, 2022

Come join us on SFA's beautiful campus for an action-packed week of band rehearsals, bassoon master classes, faculty performances, and social time with like-minded individuals!

Bobcaygeon Music Camp, Bobcaygeon, ON, Canada

July 11-15, 2022

Daily band rehearsals, bassoon master classes, chamber music, electives, and recreation at the historic Kawartha Setters' Village

2022 International Double Reed Society Conference, University of Colorado Boulder

July 26-30, 2022

Thursday, July 28, 2022, 3:30 p.m., S246: Hidden Gems and Staples of the Oboe and Bassoon Duo Repertoire, a lecture by Margaret P. Fay and oboist Graham Mackenzie

Friday, July 29, 2022, 3:00 p.m.: Premiere of my composition Blightsworth's School for Gifted Waterfowl ​by the Ladies Reeding Society Trio de Bois

Saturday, July 30, 2022, 2:30 p.m., S134: Exuberance!, a recital by the Reed Minders Duo: Graham Mackenzie, oboe, and Margaret P. Fay, bassoon

Summer Sounds @Barrington: Reed Minders in Concert!

August 16, 2022, 12:15 p.m.

St. Matthew's United Church, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Join us for a varied program by the Reed Minders Duo: Graham Mackenzie, oboe, and Margaret P. Fay, bassoon. 



National Association of College Wind and Percussion Instructors 2021 Conference
October 22, 2021, Texas Woman's University, Denton, Texas
Recital by the Reed Minders Duo, featuring Graham Mackenzie, oboe, and Margaret P. Fay, bassoon

Coleidoscope Chamber Concert
October 24, 2021, Cole Hall, SFA Music Building
Featuring Christopher Ayer, clarinet; Graham Mackenzie, oboe; Margaret P. Fay, bassoon; Jennifer Dalmas, violin; Melissa Nabb, viola; and Evgeni Raychev, cello
Concerto a Tre for clarinet, violin and cello, Ingolf Dahl; Quartet No. 1 for bassoon and string trio, Bernard Garfield; and
Quartet for Oboe, Violin, Cello and Piano, Bohuslav Martinu 

SFA Faculty Recital: Stone Fort Wind Quintet
November 8, 2021, Cole Hall, SFA Music Building
Featuring Dr. Christina Guenther, flute; Prof. Graham Mackenzie, oboe; Dr. Chris Ayer, clarinet; Dr. Andrea Denis, horn; and Dr. Margaret P. Fay, bassoon

SFA Bassoon Studio Fall 2021 Recital
November 9, 2021, Recital Hall, SFA Music Building
Solos and chamber music by the SFA bassoon students

SFA Double Reed Day
November 13, 2021, SFA Music Building
Bassoonists and oboists of all ages are welcome to attend! There is no fee to participate.

SFA Double Reed Faculty Recital with Oboist Graham Mackenzie
November 13, 2021, Cole Hall, SFA Music Building
Come hear a varied program of works that feature the oboe and bassoon! Featuring faculty members Dr. Jennifer Dalmas, violin; Melissa Nabb, viola; Dr. Evgeni Raychev, cello; and Minhae Lee, piano; and double reed students Troy Barnes and Alyssa Patton.

Kaleidoscope Concert
November 16, 2021, Grand Ball Room, SFA
Featuring the SFA Wind Ensemble, Trombone Choir, Percussion Ensemble, Stone Fort Quintet, and SFA Faculty Brass Quintet

SFA New Faculty Recital
Tuesday, August 31, 2021
Francis Poulenc's Trio for Oboe, Bassoon, and Piano with Prof. Graham Mackenzie, oboe, and Dr. Thomas Nixon, piano

Bassoon Concerto Performance with the SFA Symphony Orchestra
​September 21, 2021
Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari's ​Suite-Concertino, Op. 16, for solo bassoon and orchestra! 

SFA Faculty Recital with Oboist Dr. Abby Held
March 30, 2021

SFA Bassoon Studio Spring 2021 Recital
April 17, 2021, 2:30 p.m

Guest Master Class Clinician at Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo, Ontario
February 17, 2021

SFA Bassoon Studio Guest Master Class: Guest Artist Samuel Fraser, Principal bassoonist of the Windsor Symphony Orchestra
February 3, 2021