Susan Fancher, saxophone

Email: fanchesl@wfu.edu

Phone: 336-758-5026
Office: M309 Scales Fine Arts Center

Susan Fancher is an internationally-recognized concert saxophonist known for her deep and poetic musical interpretations. She performs regularly with pianist Inara Zandmane, the Red Clay Saxophone Quartet, Blue Mountain/Forecast Music, the Women’s Wind Ensemble, and The Difficulties. She holds the Doctor of Music degree from Northwestern University. 

Her career has featured hundreds of concerts internationally as a soloist and as the member of chamber music ensembles, including the Red Clay, Amherst, Vienna, and Rollin’ Phones saxophone quartets. She has performed in many of the world’s leading venues including Sala São Paulo, Carnegie Hall’s Weill Recital Hall, London’s Queen Elizabeth Hall, Vienna’s Konzerthaus, Filharmonia Hall in Warsaw, and the Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, just to name a few.  Tours have taken her to Albania, Austria, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Thailand, and throughout the US.  Susan Fancher an artist clinician for the Selmer and Vandoren companies, and teaches saxophone at Wake Forest and Duke Universities.