Jewels

2019-2020

Pearls of classical music: famous and beloved pieces from four centuries. The saxophone quartet transforms into an orchestra, a string quartet or a piano and the audience experiences the different facets of this formation.

Program

Georg Friedrich Händel (1685-1759) – Watermusic, selection of movements from the 3 suites (arr. Dragan Sremec)
Giacomo Puccini (1858-1924) – Crisantemi (arr. Lovro Mercep)
Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)– Tombeau de Couperin (arr. Christoph Enzel)
Samuel Barber (1910-1981) – Adagio (arr. Johann van der Linden)
Break
Béla Bartok (1981-1945) – Romanian folk dances (arr. Lovro Merčep)
Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975) – Elegie and Polka (arr. Lisa Wyss)
Jean Françaix (1912-1997) – Petit Quatuor
George Gershwin (1898-1937) – Three Preludes (arr. Wolfgang Schlei)