Myles Boothroyd serves as Assistant Professor of Saxophone and Music Theory at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. A sought-after artist, clinician, and educator in the classical and jazz communities, he has earned national top prizes in competitions ranging from the North American Saxophone Alliance to the Music Teachers National Association. Dr. Boothroyd serves as alto saxophonist for the East End Quartet, an award-winning ensemble formed at the Eastman School of Music. At UW-Stevens Point, he manages a thriving studio and is the founder of SaxPoint, a student-led saxophone ensemble. Dr. Boothroyd holds both the Doctor of Musical Arts degree and Master of Music degree in Saxophone Performance and Literature from the Eastman School of Music; he also earned a Master of Arts degree in Music Theory Pedagogy from the Eastman School. He received a Bachelor's degree in Music Education, with minors in Instrumental Music and Secondary Mathematics Education, from Central Michigan University.
Sarah Manasreh serves as Lecturer of Clarinet and Music Theory at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. Prior to coming to UWSP, she was the instructor of clarinet at Alma College, the professor of clarinet and saxophone at Albion College, and instructor of clarinet and theory at Lansing Community College. As an active performer, Dr. Manasreh has enjoyed a diverse performing career throughout the United States and Europe. She has served as principal clarinet in the Alma Symphony, Symphony of Northwest Arkansas, and Arkansas Philharmonic. She currently performs with the Central Wisconsin Symphony Orchestra and La Crosse Symphony. Dr. Manasreh completed her Bachelor of Music at Florida State University and her Master in Music from the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester, England. In the fall of 2016, she completed her Doctor of Musical Arts from Michigan State University.