Todd Goranson

saxophonist • bassoonist

 

 
Welcome to the homepage of American saxophonist and bassoonist, 
Todd Goranson.

Todd joined the faculty of the Department of Music at Messiah College (Grantham, Pennsylvania) as Associate Professor of Music (Saxophone, Bassoon & Jazz) in Fall 2012 after serving in this capacity at Texas A&M University-Commerce from 2004-2012. 

Described by American composer Ted Hansen as "a true master of both the saxophone and bassoon", Dr. Goranson is an endorsing artist for Yanagisawa Saxophones (Conn-Selmer, Inc.), a Vandoren Regional Artist, and endorses Hercules stands and Remic microphones. Dr. Goranson performs with a Heckel Crest model bassoon.

Click HERE to read the recent feature on Todd in Vandoren USA's online publication, WAVE.

Click HERE to read the feature article on Trio Atlantis in Umgas Magazine (Jan 2017)

Click HERE to read the recent CD review by Fanfare Magazine of Stained Glass Windows (Messiah College Wind Ensemble, Cond. Brad Genevro; Klavier Records 11198) featuring Todd's performance of Claude T. Smith's Fantasia.