Reviews: Table of Contents

Review Table of Contents

Date Publication Location Reviewed By Headline
2/22/05 Cape Cod Times Wellfleet, MA W. HENRY DUCKHAM First-rate show by Amherst sax group
11/22/02 The Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Jan Jezioro Quality shows
3/25/02 The Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Jan Jezioro Amherst Saxophone Quartet
2/9/02 The Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Jan Jezioro Saxophone quartet wails despite losing UB gig
1/19/02 Kalamazoo Gazette Kalamazoo, MI C.J. Gianakaris Saxophone quartet, organist add spice to KSO
12/16/01 The Buffalo News Buffalo, NY various IT'S A WRAP
12/3/01 The Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Jan Jezioro Westminster Church: Amherst Saxophone Quartet
10/13/01 The Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Garaud MacTaggart Saxophone quartet tunes in world of sound
3/30/01 The Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Garaud MacTaggart A delightful potpourri
2/23/01 The Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Jan Jezioro Hometown sounds
11/17/00 The Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Mary Kunz Joy of sax
6/16/00 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Herman Trotter The games people play
6/9/00 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Mary Kunz June in Buffalo performance is smooth as Glass
4/17/00 The Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Herman Trotter A memorable tribute to Smit
3/25/00 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Herman Trotter Sax life of Riley is boring
1/28/00 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Jan Jezioro European influence
10/29/99 The Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Herman Trotter ASQ's 'Renaissance Sax' is one for the ages
9/10/99 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Herman Trotter Back saxes
7/17/99 The Buffalo News Chautauqua, NY Herman Trotter The mellifluous sounds of two quartets
6/10/99 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Herman Trotter Stringing the audience along
6/7/99 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Jan Jezioro June in Buffalo gets a boost from quartet
4/10/99 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Herman Trotter Amherst Saxophone Quartet rises to the occasion
2/28/99 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Garaud MacTaggart Quartet's newest member contributing quickly
12/5/98 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Herman Trotter Sax quartet program offers rags, riches
4/23/98 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Herman Trotter Saxophone Quartet, going to school
3/11/98 The Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Jim Santella Amherst Saxophone Quartet at 20: a local treasure still going strong
11/13/97 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Herman Trotter Quartet's second time around is no mistake
9/26/97 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Mary Kunz Horns of Plenty
4/8/97 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Herman Trotter Quartet plays Slee with practiced ease
2/8/97 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Thomas Putnam Amherst Saxophone Quartet strings together a pleasant mix
11/19/96 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Herman Trotter Amherst Saxophone Quartet finds modern music that fills the bill
5/8/96 The Buffalo News Buffalo, NY HERMAN TROTTER Amherst Saxophone Quartet salutes Jewish Center with two premieres
4/16/96 The Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Jim Santella Jazz and ragtime, America's classical music
4/5/96 Stuart News Stuart, Florida Robert S. Butler Amherst Saxophone Quartet lets loose at concert
3/31/96 Palm Beach Post Palm Beach, FL Bill F. Faucett 'Memories of You' are fond adieu for quartet
1/30/96 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Thomas Putnam Quartet takes a look at new compositions
1/27/96 The Greenville News Greenville, S.C. Janie Caves McCauley Sax quartet gives classics new sound
11/28/95 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Herman Trotter French get their due in new program by Amherst Saxophone Quartet
9/28/95 The Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Thomas Putnam The luxuriant sound of baroque saxes
4/25/95 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Herman Trotter Everywhere a sax
3/7/95 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Lynna Sedlak Quartet offers a little something for all
2/27/95 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Herman Trotter Reeds vs. strings as AmSax meets Ars Nova
12/5/94 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Thomas Putnam Amherst Saxophone Quartet manages to soften the impact
10/31/94 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Herman Trotter Amherst Quartet avoids all the potholes
10/11/94 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Kenneth Young Works for the sax work for Quartet
6/11/94 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Herman Trotter June in Buffalo takes time out for tribute concert
4/29/94 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Kenneth Young CAFE AMBIENCE
4/9/94 The Greenville News Greenville, S.C. Janie Caves McCauley Saxophone quartet gives audience surprising tour of versatile repertoire
3/31/94 Palm Beach Post Palm Beach, FL Biff F. Faucett 'Memories of You' are fond adieu for quartet
1/24/94 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Herman Trotter Saxophone Quartet leaps from Mozart to Gershwin
11/12/93 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Herman Trotter Filling seats
4/27/93 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Herman Trotter Versatile sax quartet makes new friends with jaunty style
3/25/93 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Pittsburgh, PA Mark Kanny Sax quartet plays with heart, soul
3/25/93 Pittsburgh Post-Gaxette Pittsburgh, PA Mark Kanny Sax quartet plays with heart, soul
2/22/93 Reading Eagle/Reading Times Reading, PA Susan L. Pena Offbeat Amherst musicians provide a musical adventure
2/8/93 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Herman Trotter Amherst Sax quartet dusts off the big band sound
12/7/92 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Kenneth Young Riches aplenty for sax quartet — with one exception
10/5/92 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Herman Trotter Sax quartet opens new season in new home
5/11/92 The Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Herman Trotter Toronto composer wins sax competition
2/10/92 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Herman Trotter Changes in direction mark two Amherst Sax works
11/25/91 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Herman Trotter Saxophone Quartet plays Perry prize winner
10/7/91 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Herman Trotter Sax quartet, percussionists join in 4 world premieres
8/10/91 News-Journal Daytona Beach, FL Eleanore Osborne Sax quartet surprises Volusians
7/5/91 Chautauquan Daily Chautauqua Institution Herman Trotter AmSax precision evident from Bach to Ellington
4/8/91 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Herman Trotter ASQ finalists create 4 intriguing entries
2/25/91 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Herman Trotter Listeners come to watch saxophone music
2/9/91 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Herman Trotter In premiere, Pinto piece has fine moments
2/1/91 Symphony Magazine national, USA staff Prelude
1/14/91 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Herman Trotter Adolph Sax's 'phone' recalled
10/9/90 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Herman Trotter Ad of note
10/3/90 Buffalo News Buffalo, NY Herman Trotter Amherst Quartet hits peak on special night
7/14/90 The Pittsburgh Press Pittsburgh, PA Donald Rosenberg Amherst Saxophone Quartet mixes quality with Sax Appeal
4/3/89 Time Magazine national, USA staff Critic's Choice
4/2/89 The Washington Post Washington, DC Joseph McLellan Classical Recordings
3/23/89 Seattle Times Seattle, WA Melinda Bargreen Recordings
12/9/88 Tucson Citizen Tucson, AZ missing Amherst Sax Quartet puts on arresting performance
11/8/88 The Maui News Maui, HI Joan Hayden After Amherst, audience knew they'd had good sax
11/4/87 News-Gazette Lexington, VA James W.H. Stewart Jr. Quartet's Showmanship Dazzling
10/22/86 The Washington Post Washington, DC Joan Reinthaler 'Storms' Stirring In Strings, Winds
6/13/82 The New York Times New York, NY John Rockwell Saxophone: 2 Groups Show the Horn's Range
The Pittsburgh Press Pittsburgh, PA Donald Rosenberg RECORDINGS: Mozart to Modern. Amherst Saxophone Quartet, Lukas Foss, pianist. MCA Classics