Sax and Sextet in the Victoria Concert Hall

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Saxophone-Landscape

Master saxophonist Claude Delangle returns on October 31 to take centrestage in Adolf Busch’s Quintet for alto saxophone, two violins, viola and cello and the Hot Sonate by Erwin Schulhoff, which marries contemporary music with American jazz.

This concert at the Victoria Concert Hall will also feature the captivating Piano Sextet in D major by Mendelssohn, performed by pianist Albert Tiu, violinist Chan Yoong-Han, violists Gu Bing Jie and Kim Jieun, cellist Ng Pei-Sian and double bassist Yang Zheng Yi.

Soloist, researcher and pedagogue Claude Delangle stands out as the master of the French saxophone. His recordings for BIS, Deutsche Grammophon, Harmonia Mundi, Erato and Verany bring out French music while revealing new musical horizons from the repertoire created by the brilliant Adolphe Sax to avant-garde works and popular repertoire.

VCH Chamber Series: Sax & Sextet

Date & Time

31 October 2015 (Saturday), 4pm

Venue

Victoria Concert Hall

Programme & Performers

SCHULHOFF

Hot Sonate for alto saxophone and piano

Claude Delangle, saxophone

BUSCH

Quintet for alto saxophone, two violins, viola and cello

Claude Delangle, saxophone

Chan Yoong-Han, violin

Cindy Lee, violin

Marietta Ku, viola

Guo Hao, cello

MENDELSSOHN

Piano Sextet in D major, Op. 110

Albert Tiu, piano

Chan Yoong-Han, violin

Gu Bing Jie, viola

Kim Jieun, viola

Ng Pei-Sian, cello

Yang Zheng Yi, double bass

Tickets are available from SISTIC hotline: 6348 5555, website: www.sistic.com.sg, SISTIC counters islandwide.

 

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