Colin Young

Teaching Artist of Saxophone
Office Location: FAC 244
515-271-2699
colin.young@drake.edu

Colin Young is a concert saxophonist and educator living near Des Moines. An active solo and chamber musician, Colin performs throughout the midwest and was a prizewinner at the 2010 Fischoff Chamber music competition performing with the saxophone quartet, Axius. In addition to the Fischoff prize, Axius won first prize in the Music Teachers National Association National Chamber Music Competition in Albuquerque and second prize at the North American Saxophone Alliance Quartet Competition in Athens, Georgia.

Fine Arts Events
September 2, 2014
07:30 PM - 09:00 PM
September 5, 2014
07:30 PM - 09:00 PM
September 13, 2014
07:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Fine Arts News
July 11, 2014
The Environmental Education Summer Workshop for Teachers—co-sponsored by Drake University, MetroWaste Authority, and Prairie City-Monroe (PCM) School District—is designed to expose educators to a wide range of experiences connecting the natural history of Iowa’s plants and animals to problem-based learning exercises that address both science and math standards.
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