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The Italian Saxophone QuartetLorenzo Cicconi Massi


Performance Today 04/16/2021

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April 16, 2021

On this edition of Performance today, hear The Italian Saxophone Quartet play their arrangement of Bohemian Rhapsody, the epic song by Freddie Mercury and Queen.

Episode Playlist

Hour 1

Nicola Piovani, arr. Italian Saxophone Quartet: La vita e bella
Italiano Saxophone Quartet
The Italian Way: From Classic to Film Music
Da Vinci Classics C00098

Aldemaro Romero: Fuga con pajarillo
Polish Radio Orchestra in Warsaw; Christian Vasquez, conductor
Witold Lutoslawski Polish Radio Concert Studio, Warsaw, Poland

Felix Mendelssohn: Quartet No. 3 in D Major, Op. 44, No. 1
Pacifica Quartet
Interlochen Presents, Corson Auditorium, Interlochen, MI

Freddie Mercury, arr. The Italian Saxophone Quartet: Bohemian Rhapsody
The Italian Saxophone Quartet
The Friends of Chamber Music, A&M United Methodist Church, College Station, TX

Hour 2

Peter Maxwell Davies, arr. Scott Tennant: Farewell to Stromness
Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
L.A.G.Q. (Los Angeles Guitar Quartet)
Sony 60274

Jean-Fery Rebel: Les Caracteres de la Danse
Tempesta di Mare; Gwyn Roberts and Richard Stone, Directors; Emlyn Ngai, concertmaster
Tempesta di Mare Philadelphia Concert Series, Philadelphia Episcopal Cathedral, Philadelphia, PA

Jimi Hendrix, arr. LAGQ: The Wind Cries Mary
Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
Beaches Fine Arts Series, St. Paul's By The Sea Church, Jacksonville, FL

Sergei Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 2 in G minor Op. 16
Yuja Wang, piano; Melbourne Symphony Orchestra; Diego Matheuz, conductor
Hamer Concert Hall, Melbourne Arts Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia