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Brooklyn Sax Quartet: The Way of the Saxophone

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The borough of Brooklyn may have lost (and may still be lamenting) its beloved Dodgers, but its residents could do worse than seeking this fo’tet-David Bindman, Sam Furnace, Fred Ho and Chris Jonas-to rally behind.

Like the many other sax-minus-rhythm-section ensembles, The Brooklyn Sax Quartet’s compositions and arrangements fully feature the instruments’ rich timbres, but as titles such as the opening “Climate Conditions” (written by Bindman) and baritone man Fred Ho’s “Hipster Harvey” delightfully prove, the aggregation is also gifted at weaving rich rhythmic and melodic passages throughout.

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