BY ROSE GONNELLA
Beacon arts writer
The Amherst Saxophone Quartet (ASQ) seems to have an identity problem. First of all, they are a group based in upstate New York, not from the famous, respected, and beloved college town and home of Emily Dickinson: Amherst, Mass. This quartet makes its home base in a suburb of Buffalo.
Adding to the confusion, there is the question of sound. We've all heard string quartets. But what kind of sound does a saxophone quartet create? Read more »