As one of the leading British saxophone quartets among the new generation of artists, the Ferio Saxophone Quartet consistently receives a highly enthusiastic reception from audiences and critics alike.
The Quartet make a welcome return to the Festival with an evening of music demonstrating the virtuosity of the saxophone, with works by Handel, Bach, Gershwin and Bernstein.
Sponsored by Dreweatts
Handel Water Music & Sarabande from Harpsichord Suite
Bach Air from Suite No.3, BWV 1068
J.B Singelée Grand Quatuor Concertant Op.79
Escaich Tango Virtuoso
Piazzolla (Arr Roberto Marino) Close you eyes and listen
Philip R Buttall The Lone Ar-Ranger Goes Sax Mad!
George Gershwin (Arr. Nigel Wood) An American in Paris
Reinhart 3rd & 4th Movement from Quartet in F Minor
Leonard Bernstein (Arr. Boatman) Selection from West Side Story Suite
I Feel Pretty
One Hand One Heart
Gee Officer Krupke
Gregory Hoe Down
Huw Wiggin soprano saxophone
Ellie McMurray alto saxophone
Anthony Brown tenor saxophone
Shevaughan Beere baritone saxophone
(includes £1.25 Corn Exchange booking fee per ticket)
Please note this event is due to be filmed for later broadcast. If you have any queries regarding this please contact the Festival office.