This class will meet once a week for 10 weeks. We will explore various styles of music in the saxophone quartet medium. Members will be expected to prepare their individual parts each week for rehearsal and prepare for a final public performance at the end of the class. The various intricacies of chamber music will be explored using everything from Bach to arrangements of jazz and Pop tunes.
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Open to Adults and Teens
Sep 28 - Nov 30. | 10 Tuesdays
Instructor: Brad Hubbard
From 1988 to 2004, Brad was the baritone Saxophonist in the New Century Saxophone Quartet. New Century was the first saxophone quartet to win the prestigious Concert Artist Guild International Competition at Merkin Hall in 1992. Brad performed extensively with New Century throughout the United States, Europe, and Asia. Some highlights include Weill Recital Hall and Stern Auditorium at Carnegie Hall; a Command Performance for President Bill Clinton at The White House in 1993; the 1996 Presidential Inauguration of Bill Clinton. Brad appears on the first 6 recordings of New Century Saxophone Quartet on the Channel Classics label.
Nov 30, 2021