Below are some statements by
composers and excerpts from reviews in
newspapers and journals.
"The Danish Saxophone Quartet is a wonderful ensemble
to work with. Rarely have I met mucisians so
enthusiastically and youthfully enjoying rythm and sound.
One can quite literally call this quartet 'a breath of
"That the Danish Saxophone Quartet has enthused me is
clearly demonstrated by the fact that of my three
saxophone quartets, two of them (from '93 and '95) were
composed especially for the Danes. There is no simple
reason for this, but key words like empathy,
perfectionism, technique (and humour!) help explain. The
important thing is, the combined experience of the four's
musicality quite eimply fills one with enthusiasm."
"Victory for new music" ... "tonal beauty,
imagination, richness of colour and lively fullness of
expression - no-one is allowed to get bored here!" ...
"thoroughly musical perfection.., it's just pure
enjoyment, they play so beautifylly."
"Safe sax" ... "Thoroughly prepared ensemble
"Full-blown and accomplished!"
"... a flawless perfomance by this highly talented
"... collectively and individually, this foursome is
an extremely competent group of musicians" ... "This
ensemble is very precise!"
"This is an outstanding quartet that submerge
themselves into the composition, allowing the primary
lines to predominate. The dynamic tange encompasses the
full potential of the saxophone quartet. The listener
forgets almost immediately that they are listening to
four saxophones, and simply revels in the music being
created. Certainly this is a hallmark of artistry" ...
"the Danish Saxophone Quartet is an outstanding group"
... "This is the way a saxophone quartet should sound."
Their CD: "Tango" is a must for all saxophone
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