Formed in 2005, the RoseWind Duo consists of Scott Herring, percussion and Clifford Leaman, saxophones. They have performed widely across the USA and abroad, including appearances at the International Navy Band Saxophone Symposium in Washington, D.C., Schools of Music in Tennessee, Michigan and Illinois, and the Conservatorio Superior de Música de Aragón, (Zaragoza, SP) the Escola Superior de Música de Catalunya, (Barcelona, SP) the Conservatoire de Strasbourg, (FR) and the Selmer Paris Showroom.
Scott Herring is Associate Professor of Percussion at the University of South Carolina. At USC, Herring directs the Percussion Ensemble and the Palmetto Pans Steel Band. He performed with the Civic Orchestra of Chicago under the batons of Daniel Barenboim, John Adams and Pierre Boulez.
Clifford Leaman is Professor of Saxophone at the University of South Carolina, and is in great demand as a soloist and clinician and has performed and taught throughout the United States, Europe, and China. Leaman has commissioned and given the world premiere performances of numerous works, including concertos by Pulitzer Prize-winning composers, Leslie Bassett and Michael Colgrass.
The RoseWind Duo released their first compact disc of new works for saxophone and marimba, Release (Equilibrium Recordings, EQ-92) and is committed to furthering the repertoire for this genre through the commissioning of new works.
Members of RoseWind Duo
Country: United States