Ashu has developed a trailblazing career as the first and only full-time concert saxophone soloist. He has established an extraordinary ability to communicate with audiences through his charismatic and emotive performance style, and is one of today’s most engaging and pioneering musicians.
Directions: Mendelssohn Performing Arts Center / Mendelssohn Hall - 406 N. Main St., Rockford, IL 61103 - From I-90 and U.S. Business 20 (E. State St.), west on Business 20 to downtown Rockford, where it will become Jefferson St., one-way westbound. Turn right on IL 2, Wyman St., immediately after crossing the Rock River. After curving left, turn right on N. Main St. Mendelssohn Hall is on the northwest corner of S. Main St. and Park St.