Scheherazade

saxophone quartet no.2

Artwork: John William Godward (1898); A Persian Princess (detail).
Instrumentation: saxophone quartet
Total duration: 6' 29'

Date: 1 June 2017Location: Queens, New York, USA.

"Scheherazade", Samadi's second saxophone quartet, was dedicated to his daughter Clémentine Scheherazade Samadi. This piece was commissioned by LX Saxophone Quartet and was premiered by them at the Lincoln Center NYC, on the first day of Scheherazade's life, the 23nd of June, 2017.


PERFORMANCE

Scheherazade: saxophone quartet No.2. Concert. LX Saxophone Quartet.

JUNE 22, 2017, Lincoln Center, NEW YORK, NY, USA.

youtu.be/wLNSuITUvf8

RECORDING

Saman Samadi, Scheherazade, performed by LX Saxophone Quartet (New York: Samadis' Records, 2017).