Classical

Ensemble Obiora and Saxophonist Steven Banks

Maison symphonique August 13, 2022

For this Classical Spree, the OSM invites the recently formed Ensemble Obiora, composed of musicians from diverse cultural backgrounds, for a fabulous concert on the theme of the Americas. The ensemble will perform Dvořák’s magnificent “American” Quartet, as well as the Fantasia for Saxophone by Brazilian composer Villa-Lobos, featuring celebrated American saxophonist Stephen Banks. This program will be preceded by George Walker’s Lyric for Strings.

George Walker, Lyric for Strings (7 min) 
Villa-Lobos, Fantasia for Saxophone (11 min) 
Dvořák, String Quartet no. 12 in F major, op. 96, “American” (version for string orchestra, 30 min) 

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