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Flux: Original Works for Saxophone Quartet / Ferio Saxophone Quartet


Release Date: 07/21/2017 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 10987  
Composer:  Jean-Baptiste SingeléeGabriel PiernéEugčne BozzaGuillermo Lago,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ferio Saxophone Quartet
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Having already won many prizes and awards and appointed St. John's Smith Square Young Artist of the year for 2016-17, the Ferio Saxophone Quartet is Europe's most exciting up-and-coming ensemble of its kind. This, its debut commercial album, features original works written for saxophone quartet. Composers range from Gabriel Pierne and Jean-Baptiste Singelee to eugene Bozza and Guillermo Lago (who wrote The Wordsworth Poems specially for the Quartet thsi year). Through this choice of repertoire, the Ferio Quartet is inviting listeners to experience a numer of musical styles and moods, playing works from the time of the saxophone's invention right up to the present day. The Quartet has already been featured as a rising star ensemble in many Read more classical music magazines, such as BBC Music and Classical Music, as well as shows such as BBC Radio 3 ''In Tune'' and Classic FM studio videos. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Grand Quartet Concertant, Op. 79 by Jean-Baptiste Singelée
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ferio Saxophone Quartet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862; Belgium 
2.
Introduction and Variations for Saxophone Quartet "sur une ronde populaire" by Gabriel Pierné
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ferio Saxophone Quartet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1930; France 
3.
Andante and Scherzo for Saxophone Quartet by Eugčne Bozza
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ferio Saxophone Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943; France 
4.
Ciudades, for saxophone quartet by Guillermo Lago
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ferio Saxophone Quartet
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2011 
5.
Quartet for Saxophones in F Minor by Hugo Reinhart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ferio Saxophone Quartet
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2006 
6.
Wordsworth Poems by Guillermo Lago
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ferio Saxophone Quartet
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2017 
7.
Hoe Down by Will Gregory
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ferio Saxophone Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 

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