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BYU student Saxophone Quartets in free concert Nov. 17

Two Brigham Young University Saxophone Quartets will be performing Tuesday, Nov. 17 at 7:30 p.m. in the Madsen Recital Hall in a free concert.

The first quartet will be under the direction of Daron Bradford of the School of Music. He will be conducting his group in “Introduction et Scherzo” by Robert Clerisse, two Bach preludes, “Chorale and Canon” by Arthur Frackenpohl and “Histoires” by Jacques Ibert.

The other saxophone quartet will be lead by Kirt Saville, associate director of bands at BYU. The ensemble will be performing pieces by Pierre Max Dubois and Gabriel Pierne as well as the premiere of “Off the Hook” by BYU faculty composer Neil Thornock, which he wrote for BYU’s Saxophone Quartet.

For more information, contact Ken Crossley at (801) 422-9348.

Writer: Brandon Garrett

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