Category: Saxophone

Michael Rene Torres

michael-rene-torresSaxophonist, composer, educator, and curator, Michael Rene Torres, currently serves as Lecturer of Saxophone at The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio and Instructor of Saxophone and Composition at Muskingum University in New Concord, Ohio. He is also the founder and Executive Director of the Columbus Ohio Discovery Ensemble (CODE) and serves as the Editor of the Newsletter for the Society of Composers, Inc. A winner of the Ohio Arts Council Individual Excellence Award and the Greater Columbus Arts Council Composition Fellowship, Michael’s compositional interests are in chamber music that explores the juxtaposition of consonance and dissonance and is often inspired by psychology. For more information, visit:


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