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Michael Brecker Saxophone Competition Now Accepting Applicants

The deadline for entering this three-round contest is Mar. 31

Michael Brecker
Michael Brecker (photo: Michael Piazza)

The Michael Brecker International Saxophone Competition is now accepting applications, which are due Mar. 31.

The competition, named after the late, influential saxophonist who died at 57 in 2007, consists of three rounds. The final two rounds—the semifinals will feature eight saxophonists—are to take place at the Red Sea Jazz Festival in Eilat, Israel, running Aug. 25-27.

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