I Sugo (2000), Stephen Parisi

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I Sugo (2000), Stephen Parisi
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Buffalo News
Buffalo, NY
Mar 25 2000
By: 
Herman Trotter

The final concert on the Amherst Saxophone Quartet's 1999-2000 series, in UB's Slee Hall, explores works composed specifically for the ensemble. Read more »

Saucy premiere

Buffalo News, The

Buffalo-based composer Stephen Parisi has written a new work entitled "I Sugo," which will be premiered by the Amherst Saxophone Quartet (above) during its 8 p.m. concert Thursday in Slee Hall on the UB North Campus. The concert will be repeated at 7:30 next Friday in Westminster Presbyterian Church, while an abbreviated version of the program will be presented at 7 p.m. Wednesday in Allen Hall, UB South Campus, on the regular weekly Opus: Classics Live series'. Read more »

ASQ, Saucy premiere

Parisi, Stephen

1955 —

STEPHEN PARISI (b. 1955) was born in Buffalo to music loving parents who started him on piano at the age of seven. By the time he was 10 he had already written over 50 compositions. His passion for music and ambition to become a composer led him to the University at Buffalo on a full Fine Arts Scholarship. He studied piano with Yvar Mikhashoff and composition with Leo Smit and obtained a Masters of Fine Arts in Music degree. He has written numerous works for the Amherst Saxophone Quartet. Two movements of his Saxophone Quartet No.1 were performed by the ASQ at Carnegie Hall in 1982. Read more »

I Sugo (2000), Stephen Parisi

Genre: 
Sax Qt. and Additional Musicians
Composer: 
Parisi
Composer First Names: 
Stephen
Composition Date: 
2000
Composed for the ASQ: 
Composed for the ASQ
Sound Samples
Movement: 
Allegro
Movement: 
Chorale
Movement: 
Scherzo
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