Sean Fredenburg

Saxophone Instructor | Faculty, Portland State University


Sean Fredenburg serves as the Instructor of Saxophone at Portland State University where he teaches applied saxophone, chamber music, and woodwind techniques.  He is dedicated to promoting new music for the saxophone, commissioning and premiering new works from many bright young composers.  As a chamber musician, Sean is a founding member of the Post-Haste Reed Duo (saxophone + bassoon) with Javier Rodriguez.  Post-Haste has toured several U.S. colleges and universities, performing and presenting master classes in woodwind performance and chamber music.  He has also appeared under the baton of Danail Rachev with the Eugene Symphony, Marin Alsop with the Oregon Bach Festival, and Carlos Kalmar with the Oregon Symphony.  Sean holds degrees from Louisiana State University, the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, and a Doctorate of Musical Arts degree from the University of Oregon.  His primary teachers have been Griffin Campbell, Steven Stusek, and Idit Shner.