Cynthia   Cripps

Associate Professor  

Office: EPACB PACB B2.116
Phone: (956) 665-3474
Email: cynthia.cripps@utrgv.edu

Dr. Cynthia Cripps





Selected Publications


  • Cynthia Cripps. "“Classical Saxophone in Central America” part II," Saxophone Journal 32, no. 1 (October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 2007).

  • Cynthia Cripps. "“Classical Saxophone in Central America” part I," Saxophone Journal 31, no. 6 (July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 2007).



Selected Presentations


  • Cynthia Cripps. "UTRGV Saxophone Ensemble Performance," North American Saxophone Alliance Region 4, NASA, Stillwater, OK (March 2017)

  • Cynthia Cripps and Marco Guzman. "Duo Concertante, Op 55," NASA - Region IV Conference - Stillwater, OK, North American Saxophone Alliance, Stillwater, OK (March 2017)

  • Cynthia Cripps. "Rucaneo for saxophone and piano," NASA Biennial Conference (National) - Lubbock, TX, Lubbock, TX (March 2016)

  • Cynthia Cripps. "UTRGV Saxophone Ensemble Performance," NASA Biennial Conference (National) - Lubbock, TX, Lubbock, TX (March 2016)

  • Cynthia Cripps. "UTRGV Saxophone Ensemble Showcase Performance," TMEA - San Antonio, TX, San Antonio, TX (February 2016)

  • Cynthia Cripps. "UTRGV Faculty Showcase Recital," UTRGV Faculty Showcase Recital, UTRGV (October 2015)

  • Cindy Cripps. "Sonata by Roger Vogel (for saxophone and piano) - Norman, OK," North American Saxophone Alliance Region 4 conference, UTRGV, Norma, OK (February 2015)

  • Cynthia Cripps and Lorne O'Neil. ""Peter and the Wolf"," International Clarinet Association - Baton Rouge, LA, clarinetfest, Baton Rouge, LA (August 2014)

  • Cynthia Cripps and Rebecca Coberly. "Living in the Body by Lori Laitman," NASA Biennial Conference (National) - Champaign, Illinois, North American Saxophone Alliance, Champaign-Urbana, ILL (March 2014)

  • Cynthia Cripps. "Fantabeljin by Tayloe Harding," SCI Region VIII Conference - Tacoma, WA, SCI Region VIII Conference, UPS, Tacoma, WA (March 2014)



Selected Performances and Exhibitions


  • Cynthia Cripps. "UTRGV SUMMERFEST 2017," Edinburg, TX, USA (2017)

  • "Faculty Showcase Recital: Persichetti "Serenade No. 1 for Ten Wind Instruments" ," Saul Torres, conductor Krista Jobson, flute Yingching Jeter, oboe Bill O’Neil, clarinet Cindy Cripps, bassoon Carol Brown, horn Gray Scaglione, horn Jacob Walburn, trumpet Anthony West, trumpet Pedro Martinez, tenor trombone Osvaldo Lopez, tuba . Edinburg, TX, USA (2017)

  • and Marco Guzman. "Faculty Showcase Recital," Edinburg, TX (2017)

  • Cynthia Cripps. "Requiem - Mozart," Brownsville, TX (2017)

  • Cynthia Cripps. "VSO Romeo and Juliette," (2017)

  • Cynthia Cripps "North American Saxophone Alliance Region 4 Conference," UTRGV Saxophone Ensemble. Stillwater Oklahoma (2017)

  • Cynthia Cripps "UTRGV Saxophone Ensemble," UTRGV Saxophone Ensemble. Edinburg Texas (2017)

  • Shoko Kinsella "Saxophone Recital," (2017)

  • Cynthia Cripps "UTRGV Clarinet Symphony/UTRGV Saxophone Ensemble," UTYRGV Clarinet Symphony. Edinburg, TX (2017)

  • Cynthia Cripps. "VSO Pops Concert," VSO. (2017)

Current Courses

MUAP 4262 01 - Applied Saxophone VIII:
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MUAP 1212 02 - Applied Saxophone I:
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MUAP 2262 01 - Applied Saxophone IV:
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MUEN 3131 04 - Chamber Music for Winds:
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MUEN 1131 04 - Chamber Music for Winds:
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MUAP 4212 02 - Applied Saxophone VII:
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MUAP 3212 01 - Applied Saxophone V:
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MUAP 1262 01 - Applied Saxophone II:
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MUAP 2212 02 - Applied Saxophone III:
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MUAP 3262 02 - Applied Saxophone VI:
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