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Lawrence Nelson

Larry Nelson
  • Woodwind Area Coordinator, Associate Professor
  • Ph.D., University of Kentucky
  • M.M., University of Kentucky
  • B.A., University of Kentucky

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Larry Nelson is Associate Professor of Saxophone, Jazz Studies, and Musicology at Eastern Kentucky University. He teaches applied lessons in saxophone and directs the EKU Jazz Ensemble, the EKU Saxophone Quartets, and the jazz saxophone group Saxophobia. He has also taught Jazz Improvisation and various Music History courses.

An active performer on saxophone and electric and upright bass, Larry is a member of the Dimartino-Osland Jazz Orchestra, the Kentucky Jazz Repertory Orchestra, the Osland Saxophone Quartet, the Lexington Jazz Collective, and various regional commercial bands. He has performed with Ray Charles, Aretha Franklin, the Temptations, Manhattan Transfer, Doc Severinsen, the Four Tops, Johnny Mathis, the Nelson Riddle Orchestra, Lou Rawls, the Jimmy Dorsey orchestra, and many others artists of note.
 

Courses

Subject  TitleDatesLocationTerm
MUS 146ESaxophone IW 1:25pm-2:15pm Foster Building 212Fall 2021
MUS 246ESaxophone IIW 1:25pm-2:15pm Foster Building 212Fall 2021
MUS 250Sax Quartet EnsembleM 1:25pm-2:15pm Foster Building 212Fall 2021
MUS 250Sax Quartet EnsembleM 1:25pm-2:15pm Foster Building 212Fall 2021
MUS 250Saxophone Ensemble/SaxophobiaM 1:25pm-2:15pm Foster Building 212Fall 2021
MUS 250Saxophone Ensemble/SaxophobiaM 1:25pm-2:15pm Foster Building 212Fall 2021
MUS 254Jazz EnsembleTR 12:30pm-1:45pm Foster Building 300Fall 2021
MUS 346ESaxophone IIIW 1:25pm-2:15pm Foster Building 212Fall 2021
MUS 346ESaxophone IIIW 1:25pm-2:15pm Foster Building 212Fall 2021
MUS 346ESaxophone IIIW 1:25pm-2:15pm Foster Building 212Fall 2021
MUS 346ESaxophone IIIW 1:25pm-2:15pm Foster Building 212Fall 2021
MUS 446ESaxophone IVW 1:25pm-2:15pm Foster Building 212Fall 2021
MUS 446ESaxophone IVW 1:25pm-2:15pm Foster Building 212Fall 2021
MUS 446ESaxophone IVW 1:25pm-2:15pm Foster Building 212Fall 2021
MUS 446ESaxophone IVW 1:25pm-2:15pm Foster Building 212Fall 2021
MUS 454Jazz EnsembleTR 12:30pm-1:45pm Foster Building 300Fall 2021
MUS 454Jazz EnsembleTR 12:30pm-1:45pm Foster Building 300Fall 2021
MUS 555Symphonic Music Literature  Internet Classes Fall 2021
MUS 755Symphonic Music Literature  Internet Classes Fall 2021
MUS 854Jazz EnsembleTR 12:30pm-1:45pm Foster Building 300Fall 2021
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