Initially founded by Anthony S. Cincotta II (DMA '23), Kevin H. Chiang (BM ‘22), Lauren H. Carr (BM ‘22), and Jeremy S. Rechner (BM ‘21), the Invicta Saxophone Quartet formed in the Fall 2019 semester. Invicta represents the summit of skill and passion within the James Madison University saxophone studio. Dedicated to the promotion of chamber music through the performance of standard repertoire, contemporary music, and special commissions, Invicta sets the standard for musical achievement. Invicta members are current disciplined JMU students who strive for greatness in their musical pursuits.
ANTHONY S. CINCOTTA II
Anthony is currently a DMA student of saxophone performance, literature, and pedagogy at JMU studying under Professor David Pope. He has recently studied with Professor Lynn Klock at the University of Massachusetts and just completed his masters degree at JMU. He is also currently the Professor of Saxophone at Bridgewater college and President of the Madison Saxophone Society.
KEVIN H. CHIANG
Kevin is a junior Music Education major at JMU studying under Professor David Pope. He has also been involved in many organizations at JMU including NAfMEC, PMA, and has served as President for the Madison Saxophone Society.
LAUREN H. CARR
Lauren is a junior Music Education major at JMU studying with Professor David Pope. Amongst her responsibilities with Invicta, she is also treasurer of NAfMEC, recording secretary for SAI, and Vice President of the Madison Saxophone Society.
JEREMY S. RECHNER
Jeremy is a senior Music Education major at JMU studying with Professor David Pope. He has recently served as President of the Madison Saxophone Society and Vice President of NAfMEC at JMU. Alongside his passion for teaching music, Jeremy also seeks future opportunities within the medical field.
PAST EVENTS AND UPDATES
Here you can find a collection of past experiences from the ensemble and updates as to how the ensemble continues to grow!