Otis Murphy

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Otis MurphyOtis Murphy_header_cell_0_0_0
BornOtis Murphy_header_cell_0_1_0 1972 (age 47–48)

 United StatesOtis Murphy_cell_0_1_1

GenresOtis Murphy_header_cell_0_2_0 classicalOtis Murphy_cell_0_2_1
Occupation(s)Otis Murphy_header_cell_0_3_0 SaxophonistOtis Murphy_cell_0_3_1
InstrumentsOtis Murphy_header_cell_0_4_0 Alto saxophoneOtis Murphy_cell_0_4_1

Otis Murphy (born 1972) is an American classical saxophonist and saxophone professor at Indiana University's Jacobs School of Music. Otis Murphy_sentence_0

He joined in 2001 and became one of the youngest members of its faculty in the school's history. Otis Murphy_sentence_1

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Murphy has primarily studied with esteemed saxophonists Eugene Rousseau and Jean-Yves Fourmeau. Otis Murphy_sentence_2

Murphy has won numerous awards and prizes which include: 2nd Prize in the Adolphe Sax International Saxophone Competition (1998) in Belgium, 3rd Prize in the Jean-Marie Londeix International Saxophone Competition (1996) in France, 1st Prize in the Heida Hermanns Young Artist Competition, 2nd Prize in the St. Otis Murphy_sentence_3 Louis Symphony Young Artist Competition, and the J. Otis Murphy_sentence_4 William Fulbright Grant that allowed saxophone study in France. Otis Murphy_sentence_5

He is an active saxophone soloist and clinician who is in great demand throughout the world. Otis Murphy_sentence_6

In addition to his frequent solo appearances throughout the United States, he has also performed and given saxophone classes in France, Switzerland, Germany, the United Kingdom, Canada, Japan, Belgium, and Italy. Otis Murphy_sentence_7

Dr. Murphy is a Yamaha performing artist and a D'Addario performing artist. Otis Murphy_sentence_8

Discography Otis Murphy_section_1

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  • "Memories of Dinant", Otis Murphy and Haruko MurphyOtis Murphy_item_0_0
  • "Fantasy", Otis Murphy and Haruko MurphyOtis Murphy_item_0_1
  • "Song", Otis Murphy and the Indiana University Wind EnsembleOtis Murphy_item_0_2


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