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The Hurricane Saxophone Quartet featuring Jan Baker and Frederick Hemke
March 17, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pmFree
Time to Cure your Saxophobia!
Featuring soloist Jan Baker, D. Mus., Lyric Opera with special honored guest attendee Fredrick L. Hemke, American virtuoso classical saxophonist and Eckstein Professor Emeritus of Music at Northwestern University. As one of the country’s premiere professional saxophone ensembles, the Hurricane Quartet crosses stylistic boundaries, playing classical, jazz and contemporary.
These four women combine their considerable talents. The group’s performance credits include classical recitals, community and cultural festivals, radio, TV and even its hometown Chicago Bulls games!
Be blown away by these talented female musicians!
After the concert join us in celebrating St. Patrick’s Day with a reception featuring your favorite Irish classics, Guinness and Bailey’s Irish Cream. Mix and mingle with the talented saxophonists and the honored guest Frederick Hemke.
Tickets purchased at the door will incur a $1 Eventbrite ticketing fee.