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Sax in the City

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Name: Sax in the City
Date: April 18, 2020
Time: 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM EDT
Event Description:
“Sax in the City”
Saturday, April 18, 2020
7:30 PM at the Sandusky State Theatre
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The Donald Sinta Quartet has been hailed as “a tight-knit ensemble exploding with power, virtuosity, and the unconcealable ambition to connect with its newly found listeners” (Boston Musical Intelligencer). The Quartet will be performing University of Michigan faculty member William Bolcom’s Concerto Grosso for Saxophone Quartet. Bolcom is an American composer of chamber, operatic, vocal, choral, cabaret, ragtime, and symphonic music, and is a National Medal of Arts, Pulitzer Prize, and Grammy Award-winner.

We are extremely proud to present “Blue Cathedral”, an orchestral composition by another American composer, BGSU School of Music graduate and honorary doctorate recipient, Jennifer Higdon.

Saturday, April 18, 2020 7:30pm at Sandusky State Theatre
Conversation with the Conductor 6:30 PM

Carl Topilow, Music Director and Conductor of FSO
Firelands Symphony Orchestra, Full Orchestra
The Donald Sinta Quartet, Guest Artists

Featured Composers (Both living 21st century artists)
William Bolcom
Jennifer Higdon

Event Sponsors:

Principal Benefactors:

The Randolph J. & Estelle M. Dorn Foundation
Ohio Arts Council

Season Sponsor:
Diane and Gary Ackerman

Silver Sponsor:
Erie County Community Foundation

Bronze Sponsor:
Stefano Dental

Event Media:
Sandusky State Theatre
107 Columbus Avenue
Sandusky, OH  44870
Date/Time Information:
Saturday, April 18, 2020
Contact Information:
Firelands Symphony Orchestra
$32 - $35