Fuego Quartet

October 25, 2017, 12:15 pm

The Fuego Saxophone Quartet presents music of Bach, Bozza, Gotkovsky and more for this Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concert live from Preston Bradley Hall at the Chicago Cultural Center.

Fuego Quartet
Nicki Roman, Soprano Saxophone
Erik Elmgren, Alto Saxophone
Harrison Clarke, Tenor Saxophone
Gabriel Piqué, Baritone Saxophone

Music

Selections from Italian Concerto, BWV 971 (8’)
I. Allegro
III. Presto
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 – 1750)
arr. Dave Camwell

Nuages (3’)
Eugène Bozza (1905 – 1991)

Misterioso from Quatour de saxophones (3’)
Ida Gotkovsky (b. 1933)

Tango Virtuoso (4’)
Thierry Escaich (b. 1965)

Michelangelo ’70 (3’) 
Astor Piazzolla (1921 – 1992)
arr. Jon Wintringham

Selections from Recitation Book (14’)
I. Broken Heart – Meditation on the chorale melody Der du bist drei in einigkeit (You who are three in one)
V. Fanfare/Variations on the chorale melody Durch Adams Fall (Through Adam’s fall)
David Maslanka (1943 –2017)

Wedding Dance (3’)
Jacques Press (1903 – 1985)
arr. José Oliver Riojas