Tickets: $10 at the door for adults, students are free.
A Meet and Greet reception after the performance in the Parish Hall downstairs in the Saint Andrew’s Church.
THE COLORADO SPRINGS SAX QUARTET:
The Colorado Springs Sax Quartet, formed in 1995, is comprised of four masterful woodwind artists who perform professionally in and around Colorado Springs. These artists bring a wealth of talent and experience to the ensemble which plays public and private venues throughout the greater Colorado Springs region
Ed Hureau is on Soprano Saxophone. Ed is among the “ﬁrst call” freelance musicians in the area. Ed was formerly the leader of the USAFA Band Falconaires, as well as the chief arranger for the group. A multi-instrumentalist, Ed plays all clarinets, saxophones and ﬂutes. He’s also studied arranging with the great Sammy Nestico.
Bob Dunn is the group’s Alto Saxophonist. Bob is a former member of the North American Air Defense Command Band, and he’s performed with numerous professional artists and ensembles in both the classical and jazz repertoires. Bob has a Master’s in Music Education and taught instrumental music for 27 years.
Gary Kraud plays Tenor Saxophone in the ensemble. Gary was formerly with the renowned Harry James Orchestra. Gary is also a former member of the USAF Norad Band. Currently, Gary can be heard with the Peak Big Band, One More Shot, and the Springs Variety Band.
Cully Joyce is the Baritone Saxophone chair of the group. Cully, and/or his music arrangements, have been featured on more than 30 recordings. He’s also shared the stage with numerous artists throughout his career. Today, he continues to arrange and perform as a freelance woodwind artist and Jazz Saxophonist in Colorado.