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Young Artist in Residence: Jonathan Wintringham

Saxophonist Jonathan Wintringham
Saxophonist Jonathan Wintringham Courtesy of the artist
16min 39sec : Jonathan Wintringham Interview Part 1
19min 51sec : Jonathan Wintringham Interview Part 2
21min 18sec : Jonathan Wintringham Interview Part 3

Jonathan Wintringham is currently a teaching assistant at the Eastman School of Music where he is pursuing a Master of Music degree in Saxophone Performance and Literature under the instruction of Chien-Kwan Lin, as well as serving as the Assistant Director of the acclaimed Eastman Saxophone Project (ESP).

Holding a Bachelor of Music degree from The University of Arizona, Wintringham's instructors have included Timothy McAllister, Nobuya Sugawa, Masato Kumoi, Kelland Thomas and Asako Inoue. Furthermore, he has performed in masterclass settings for Masataka Hirano, Hitomi Hara, John Sampen, Kenneth Tse and James Umble. He has participated in several of the world's most prestigious fine arts camps including the Hamamatsu International Wind Instrument Academy and Festival in 2008 and 2009, and the Interlochen Summer Arts Camp in 2004.

As a recipient of the University of Arizona's Undergraduate Research Grant, Wintringham performed a six-month Tokyo based investigation into the inner workings of the collegiate training systems and musical cultures of Japan.

Saxophonist Jonathan Wintringham performs in the studios at American Public Media
Saxophonist Jonathan Wintringham performs in the studios at American Public Media APM photo/Nate Ryan
Pianist Michael Djupstrom performs in the studios at American Public Media
Pianist Michael Djupstrom performs in the studios at American Public Media APM photo/Nate Ryan
Saxophonist Jonathan Wintringham performs in the studios at American Public Media
Saxophonist Jonathan Wintringham performs in the studios at American Public Media APM photo/Nate Ryan
Saxophonist Jonathan Wintringham and pianist Michael Djupstrom perform in the studios at American Public Media
Saxophonist Jonathan Wintringham and pianist Michael Djupstrom perform in the studios at American Public Media APM photo/Nate Ryan
Saxophonist Jonathan Wintringham and pianist Michael Djupstrom perform in the studios at American Public Media
Saxophonist Jonathan Wintringham and pianist Michael Djupstrom perform in the studios at American Public Media APM photo/Nate Ryan