Traction Avant Period Saxophone Consort is led by Shinichi Miyazaki, saxophone historian and specialist of Period Saxophone. This ensemble originated from Traction Avant (“Front wheel drive” or “traction a vent” = air pressure) and was formed in 1999. They have had many concerts, including a lot of premiere performances. The members are all highly motivated professional saxophonists, active in the Tokyo area, who play on saxophones made in the 19th century, including the 1861 Adolphe Sax original.
Jul 12 201809:00
Traction Avant Period Saxophone Consort
recitalHector Berlioz (1803-1869): Chant Sacré, Op. 2 No. 6Giacomo Meyerbeer (1791-1864): "Krönungsmarsch" from Der ProphetHector Berlioz (1803-1869): Le Carnaval Romain, Op. 9
ACADEMY OF MUSIC Fran Lhotka Hall Trg Republike Hrvatske 12