ERIC HESSEL

Quintet for Tenor Saxophone and Strings (2013)

Tenor saxophone, two violins, viola, cello. Two movements, 17'30.

For Justin Rollefson


Performance History:

  • 6 February 2015, Kunsthuis Ernest Albert, Kalmthout, Belgium. Stef Verpraet, saxophone and Arca Quartet: Quentin Debroeyer and Sanya Cotta, violins; Caroline Denys, viola; Aude Dubois, cello.
  • 7 February 2015, Kunsthuis Ernest Albert, Kalmthout, Belgium. Stef Verpraet and Arca Quartet
  • 8 February 2015, Kunsthuis Ernest Albert, Kalmthout, Belgium. Stef Verpraet and Arca Quartet
  • 7 July 2015, Cité de la musique et de la danse, Strasbourg, France. Stef Verpraet and Arca Quartet. Part of World Saxophone Conference and Festival.



Alternate version for two violas, two cellos


Performance History:

  • ​31 March 2014, ASU Organ Hall, Tempe, AZ. Justin Rollefson, saxophone, Jen Miller and Ashley Carroll, violas; Marguerite Salajko and Elizabeth Weser, cellos.