Saxophobia Gala Concert
22nd February 2020 at 7 pm
Mirror Hall of the Primatial Palace, Bratislava
A concert dedicated to saxophone as an instrument of classical music. Performers are five foreign teachers of international master classes Saxophobia Bratislava 2020. All of them are top European artists, who teach also at conservatories and universities.
L. van Beethoven, C. Saint-Saëns, I. Gotkovsky, R. Kamplet and Peter Breiner, who wrote four short pieces for saxophone quartet and piano based on Michael Jackson’s songs, which will be performed in world premiere.
Philippe PORTEJOIE (FR)
Pawel GUSNAR (PL)
Erzsébet SELELJO (HU)
Michal KNOT (AT)
Kateřina PAVLÍKOVÁ (CZ)
Piano accompaniment: Ladislav Fančovič (SK)
Saxophobia – Concert of a 60-member international saxophone orchestra
23rd February 2020 at 6 pm
Great Concert Studio of the Slovak Radio, Mýtna 1, Bratislava
The orchestra consisting of participants of international master classes Saxophobia Bratislava 2020 will introduce almost all types of saxophones: sopranino, soprano, alto, tenor, baritone up to bass saxophone.
L. van Beethoven, C. Saint-Saëns, M. P. Musorgskij, G. Gershwin, B. Martinů, A. Dvořák, J. Iršai, P. Manolios, etc.
Performers: Saxophobia Orchestra Bratislava
Guests: Kiril Stoyanov (BG), ATAM quartet (CZ), LEGERE quartet (CZ)
Conductor: Marián Lejava (SK)