The mellifluous sounds of two quartets

The mellifluous sounds of two quartets

Works reviewed: 
Forever Escher (for String Quartet & Saxophone Quartet), Paul Chihara
The Buffalo News
Chautauqua, NY
Jul 17 1999
By: 
Herman Trotter

CHAUTAUQUA - An unusual shared program in the Chautauqua Amphitheater Thursday evening began with the Arcata String Quartet giving a heartfelt and rhapsodic performance of the Dvorak "American" Quartet, followed by the Amherst Saxophone Quartet in an extraordinarily rich and centered view of the Glazunov Saxophone Quartet, a true masterpiece of the genre.

After intermission they joined forces for the world premiere of Paul Chihara's "Forever Escher." Read more »

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