NATCHITOCHES – Bassist Jeremy Baguyos will perform at Northwestern State University Wednesday, treat Sept. 25 at 7:30 p.m. in Magale Recital Hall. Admission is free. The public is invited to attend. Baguyos will also present a master class during his visit to Northwestern State.
The program will include a composition by Baguyos along with works by David Anderson, Gioachino Rossini, Kirsten Volness and Frank Proto.
Baguyos is an associate professor of double bass and music technology at the University of Nebraska Omaha and principal bass of the Des Moines Metro Opera Orchestra.
He earned a bachelor’s degree at Indiana University then began an orchestral career that included full-time appointments with the Orquesta Filarmonica de GC (Spain) and the Shreveport Symphony as well as freelance engagements that included performances with the Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra, the National Symphony, the Milwaukee Symphony, the Kansas City Symphony, and the Spoleto Festival Orchestras. Highlights of his solo and chamber music engagements include appearing as soloist with the Columbus Philharmonic (Indiana), the Heartland Philharmonic (Nebraska), and multiple appearances at the International Society of Bassists Convention.
Baguyos holds a Master’s Degree in Computer Music from the Peabody Institute of Johns Hopkins University and is active nationally and internationally as a composer, performer and researcher in the field of academic computer music. He has made presentations at the ICMA International Computer Music Conference and authored publications with the MIT Press and ICMC Proceedings.