636 Washington Ave, Dunkirk NY, 14048
Instruments:Clarinet, Saxophone

Styles:Classical, Jazz
Levels:Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Experience:7 years
Rate:$20 / hr

Personal Statement

My name is Josh Fugit. I have been teaching saxophone for seven years. I hold a masters dergree in music performance from SUNY Fredonia and will be pursuing my Doctorate in the Fall. I have taught at many different summer music festivals and Public schools. I am Currently building a studio of serious and amature musicians who are willing to increase their musicianship and are devoted to music as an Art.

Education / Training


Chautauqua Institution Summer Music Camp
Master Classes; Private Instruction; Quartet coach

Mt. Sequoyah Woodwind Seminar
Assistant Saxophone Instructor; Aural Perception Instructor; Master Classes; Private Instruction; Quartet Coach

University of Arkansas Summer Music Camp-assistant saxophone instructor
Private Instruction; Master Classes; Quartet coach; Music Theory Instructor

SUNY Fredonia Summer Music Festival
Assistant Saxophone Instructor

West Fork High School-AR- Instructor of Saxophone-Director Omar Taweel

Prairie Grove High School-AR –Instructor of Saxophone-Director Vincent Biondi


Master of Music, performance, saxophone
State University of New York at Fredonia
Spring 2010

Bachelor of Music, performance, saxophone
University of Arkansas at Fayetteville
Fall 2008


MTNA- Honorable Mention- New York State Woodwind Division

Sigard Rascher Award for Outstanding Performance

Research Projects

Sigard Rascher Achieve- Master class and Presentation on Rascher’s Detainment in Cuba during World War II

Private Instruction

Mr. Stan Morris-University of Arkansas

Dr. Wildy Zumwalt- SUNY Fredonia

Dr. Nopachi Choltachanta- Clarinet Professor, University of Arkansas

Master Classes

Dr. John Sampen- Bowling Green State University

Harry Kinross White- Professional Freelance Saxophonist & former alto saxophonist with the Rascher Saxophone Quartet

Eliot Riely- Alto Saxophonist with the Rascher Saxophone Quartet

Linda Bangs- instructor of saxophone at the Akademie für Tonkunst in Darmstadt and the Johannes-Gutenberg-Universität in Mainz.

Carina Rascher- former soprano saxophonist with the Rascher Saxophone Quartet

Dr. Lawrence Gwozdz- University of Southern Mississippi

Mr. Eli Eban- University of Indiana



Western New York Chamber Players
North Arkansas Symphony orchestra
Fort Smith Symphony Orchestra
Bentonville Civic Orchestra
University of Arkansas Symphony Orchestra

Wind Ensemble

SUNY Fredonia Wind Ensemble
University of Arkansas Wind Ensemble
Arkansas Intercollegiate Wind Ensemble
Arkansas Winds- Community Wind Symphony

Chamber Music

Aux Arcs Saxophone Quartet
SUNY Fredonia Graduate Saxophone Quartet

Secondary Instruments

Soprano Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone, Bb Clarinet, Bb Clarinet


Russell Peterson


Krol- Sonata
Creston -Sonata
Heiden- Sonata
Schumann/Hempke -Three Romances
Fuzzy Bird Sonata -Yoshimatsu
Husa -Elegie et Rondeau
Schulhoff- Hot Sonata
Albright- Sonata
Brahms- Clarinet Sonata No.2


Whitney -Introduction and Samba
Maurice- Tableau de Provence
Cowell -Air and Scherzo
Tull- Sarabande and Gigue
Milhaud -Scaramouche
Bozza- Pulcinella
Larsen-Holly Roller
Glazer-Allegro, Cadenza, and Adagio
Larsen-Bid Call


Haba -Partita

Joshua Fugit