Bienen Ensembles

Saxophone Ensemble

Thursday, February 16, 2023 at 7:30pm CST

Galvin Recital Hall

Taimur Sullivan, director

Vibrant new works composed for saxophones, including the world premiere of Hawk’s Nest by Berlin Prize winner Laura Schwendinger and Portal by Lawrence Dillon, plus the US premiere of landscapes from a night train by Estonian composer Tõnu Kõrvits. 

Faustin and Maurice Jeanjean, Quatuor pour saxophones 
Shi-an Costello, Mass 
David Maslanka, Fanfare/Variations on “Durch Adams Fall” from Recitation Book 
Lawrence Dillon, Portal 
Laura Elise Schwendinger, Hawk’s Nest 
Tõnu Kõrvits, landscapes from a night train 
Jean Matitia, Devil’s Rag 

Tickets are $6 for the general public and $4 for students with valid ID.

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Mary B. Galvin Recital Hall


70 Arts Circle Drive
Evanston, IL 60208
United States

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Located in the Ryan Center for the Musical Arts, this 400-seat hall features a 40-foot glass wall offering views of Lake Michigan and the Chicago skyline. Undulating walls of Forest Stewardship Council–certified wood, covered with a thin layer of African moabi wood, provide optimal acoustics, and the hall is equipped with state-of-the-art sound and video equipment for recording.